14Feb Presider’s Page for 14 February (Lent 1)

Opening Comment
The 40-day pilgrimage to Easter that began on Ash Wednesday is just a few days old. We pray that God, who sustained Jesus in his 40 days of temptations and suffering, will support us on our journey also.… Read the rest

14Feb 14 Feb. First Sunday of Lent

 Fasting, prayer and alms are three traditional forms for expressing our conversion to Christ’s way. Lent is our penitential season, prompted by the gospel account of his forty days in the desert.

1st Reading: Deuteronomy 26:4-10

Offering the firsts fruits

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