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7 Psalms to Pray During Lent

7 Psalms To Pray During Lent

The Psalms are a wonderful way to pray at any time of year because they truly echo the emotions of the heart and draw us closer to God. Since the seventh century, it has become a common spiritual practice to pray the seven penitential psalms during Lent. These psalms in particular express sorrow for our […]

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You Must Walk Through The Desert To Reach The Promised Land

You Must Walk Through The Desert To Reach The Promised Land

You Must Walk Through The Desert To Reach The Promised Land No one reaches the promised land without walking through the desert. More Catholic Quotes Related content: When We Walk With God | Catholic-Link.org If The Land That Jesus Walked On Was Holy If The Land That Jesus Walked On Is Holy… Entering Into The […]

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The Cross Is The Word Through Which God Has Responded To Evil In The World | Pope Francis

The Cross Is The Word Through Which God Has Responded To Evil In The World | Pope Francis

This page is not an article, but a part of our gallery of images. You can share this image in your social media or you can click the “Download” button and send it to your friends. We only ask you to share it in its original version, without editing it. Happy evangelization! ? Related content: […]

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Weep, Prepare, or Rejoice: What Are We Supposed To Do On Holy Saturday?

Sandwiched between the stark drama of Good Friday and the glory of the Easter Vigil, Holy Saturday is often in danger of being skipped over. For many of us, it will be a busy day- perhaps a typical Saturday, or perhaps hectic with preparation for the Easter Vigil. It might feel like a little gap […]

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7 Things To do when tempted to break your lent fast

7 Things To Do To Distract Yourself When You’re Tempted To Break Your Lenten Fast

I distinctly remember grade school lunches on Fridays. They were conveniently meatless. Then in high school, when Lent arrived, as I bit into my chicken sandwich, I looked up at my other Catholic friend at our table. We realized it was Lent, and we spit out our bite as subtly as possible. Now, not eating […]

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The Beautiful Language of the Traditional Blessing of Ashes

The Beautiful Language Of The Traditional Blessing Of Ashes

There’s an interesting phenomenon at work in this annual, very public ritual (and it’s not exclusive to Catholics; other Christians mark their foreheads with ashes to commemorate the start of Lent). While in some parts of the world it’s become less common to see people in the workplace, the grocery store, or anywhere in public […]

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How To Make The Most Of Holy Week

How To Make The Most Of Holy Week Holy Week Resources Related content: 5 Things To Do To Make Holy Week The Most Important Week Of The Year God Doesn’t Just Want A Holy Week, But A Holy Life What Happens During Holy Week? QUIZ: Which Person From The Gospel Are You This Holy Week? […]

3 Things That Happen When You Regularly Examine Your Heart

3 Things That Happen When You Regularly Examine Your Heart

We invite you to watch Father’s video, then prayerfully read the Gospel and reflection, and work your way through the Exercises. We pray that this might help you in your apostolate, your family, your classroom, or personally… to prepare for and more deeply experience Sunday’s Mass, and to better integrate the Sacrament and the readings […]

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Sr. Miriam James Heidland Lent Catholic Bible Study Restore

Jesus Will Not Reject Us | Restore

BEHOLD, NOW IS THE ACCEPTA B L E T I M E ; B E H O L D , N O W I S THE DAY OF SALVATION. 2 CORINTHIANS 6:2 We have all had the experience of knowing that we need to do something about a situation and yet putting it off until […]

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Why Do We Practice Fasting and Abstinence? (Illustrated Guide!) Catholic Lent

Why Do We Practice Fasting And Abstinence?An Illustrated Guide

Before we even start talking about fasting or abstinence, let’s say something obvious: none of this makes sense outside the logic of faith. There are certainly psychological benefits and ways of explaining the cultural or social reasons for fasting and such, but that’s all secondary, to say the least. To put it simply, we fast […]

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May 13: A Day Of Fasting And Praying The Rosary

May 13: A Day Of Fasting And Praying The Rosary

“In the midst of current tensions, we invite Catholics around the country to join us in fasting and praying the Rosary on Friday, May 13, the Memorial of Our Lady of Fatima. Let us offer our prayers and fasting for these intentions: For our nation, for the integrity...

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We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you. Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. Stations of the Cross The First Station: Jesus is Condemned to Death The Second Station: Jesus Carries the Cross The Third Station: Jesus Falls for the...

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