18Mar Presider’s Page for 18 March (Fifth Sunday of Lent)

In just over ten days time, the Easter Triduum will begin, at sunset on Holy Thursday. Today we pray for all the baptised for whom Easter brings renewal: may we be fit and ready to renew our promises when this Lent is over.

18Mar 18 March. Fifth Sunday of Lent

Jeremiah 31:31-34 +   Psalm 51 +   Hebrews 5:7-10 +   John 12:20-30

1st Reading: Jeremiah (31:31-34)

The new covenant, written on the human heart

“The days are surely coming,” says the Lord, “when I will make a new covenant with the …

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