Tagged: Lent

10 Saints To Inspire You During Lent – Part One

We are now entering the stage of Lent in which we tend to falter a little in keeping to our Lenten vows. The temptation to just forget about them for a few minutes (or hours, or days, etc), or the feeling of outright giving up because you believe you simply cannot commit to your resolutions becomes strong.

The absence of love

IN his Lenten message, Pope Benedict urges Catholics to detach themselves from material goods and to give to the poor. When we mortify our egoism and open...

Lenten books

THE LENTEN JOURNEY TO EASTER: Readings and Reflections for the Weekdays of Lent, by Nicholas King SJ. CB Publications, Cape Town. 2004. 87pp. LENTEN PRAYERS FOR BUSY...