11Mar Presider’s Page for 11 March (Fourth Sunday of Lent / Laetare Sunday / Mothers’ Day)

This Sunday we come to the midpoint of Lent. The season is half over, and the celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus is nearer to us. On this midway Sunday, it is traditional to honour mothers, praying for those still with us and remembering those who have died.

11Mar 11 March. Fourth Sunday of Lent

2 Chron 36:14ff + Psalm 137 + Ephesians 2:4ff + John 3:14-21

For a fine choral version of “God so loved the world” (Jn 3:15) click here.

1st Reading: 2 Chronicles (36:14-16, 19-23)

The sinful people are exiled to

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