Posts Tagged ‘Lent’

Laetare Sunday 11 March 2018

Laetare Sunday is the popular name for the Fourth Sunday in Lent. Laetare means “Rejoice” in Latin, and the Introit (entrance antiphon) in both the Traditional Latin Mass and the Novus Ordo is Isaiah 66:10-11, which begins “Laetare, Jerusalem” (“Rejoice, O Jerusalem”). Because the midpoint of Lent is the Thursday of the third week of…

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Lenten Gospel Reflections for 2018

Spend your time with Christ in the Gospel this Lent alongside Bishop Barron and the Word on Fire community. For many people, the big feast of the year is Christmas, but for Christians, the truly great feast is Easter. Without Easter, without the Resurrection, we would not have the gift of salvation.

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Lent 14 February 2018

During Lent, we will celebrate daily Mass at 9:00 AM, Wednesday through Friday. Stations of the Cross will take place every Friday at 5:30 PM. Lent is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar of many Christian denominations that begins on Ash Wednesday and covers a period of approximately six weeks before Easter Sunday.…

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Ash Wednesday 14 February 2018

On Ash Wednesday, the morning Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM, and the evening Mass will be celebrated at 5:30 PM. A day of fasting, Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. It occurs 46 days (40 fasting days, if the 6 Sundays, which are not days of fast, are excluded) before Easter…

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Laetare Sunday 26 March 2017

Laetare Sunday is the popular name for the Fourth Sunday in Lent. Laetare means “Rejoice” in Latin, and the Introit (entrance antiphon) in both the Traditional Latin Mass and the Novus Ordo is Isaiah 66:10-11, which begins “Laetare, Jerusalem” (“Rejoice, O Jerusalem”). Because the midpoint of Lent is the Thursday of the third week of…

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Lent 1 March 2017

During Lent, we will celebrate daily Mass at 9:00 AM, Wednesday through Friday. Stations of the Cross will take place every Friday at 5:30 PM. Lent is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar of many Christian denominations that begins on Ash Wednesday and covers a period of approximately six weeks before Easter Sunday.…

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Ash Wednesday 1 March 2017

On Ash Wednesday, the morning Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM. However, the evening Mass, which would normally be held at 5:30 PM, will be celebrated at 6:30 PM. A day of fasting, Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. It occurs 46 days (40 fasting days, if the 6 Sundays, which are…

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