Deeper in the Desert: Second Week of Lent
I hope your Lent is going well and that you are finding enough support in your Lenten disciplines to keep you motivated. I'm finding the help from Bishop Barron and the Dynamic Catholic daily reflections quite a positive experience.
The next episode of our weekly video study with Bishop Barron goes out Monday. You can check out daily text reflections from him
. And the "Best Lent Ever" Reflections from Dynamic Catholic are
. (For both of these, you can sign up to get them in your email, or just visit the web pages daily, if you prefer.)
Your commandment of love is so simple
and so challenging.
Help me to let go of my pride,
to be humble in my penance.
I want only to live the way You ask me to love,
to love the way You ask me to live.
I ask this through Your son, Jesus,
who stands at my side
today and always.
At our parishes:
Don't miss the Pasta Dinner for Youth,
5-7pm, Saturday, March 3.
Tickets are available at both parish offices.
See the flyer for details.
Stations of the Cross:
7:00 pm tonight -- Friday, February 23 at Assumption, led by the Arts & Environment & Liturgy Committees.
Transforming Society: RocACTS Training
Monday, February 26 at 7:00 pm in Room 2
(click for details)
LIving Stations at St. John of Rochester
Next Friday, March 2, COTA teens team up with SJR's youth group for this special devotion. All are welcome.
Resurrection Adult Day Retreat
A Catholic “EDucation”
with Guest Speaker, Fr. Ed.
Friday, March 9:
7:00-9:00 pm in parishioner homes
Saturday, March 10:
12:30-5:00 pm at Resurrection.
$10pp includes lunch.
Reconciliation and Mass.
Shadow Stations of the Cross
7pm, Friday, March 12
Come pray the stations
with Resurrection's Youth Group
Sign up for FORMED (it's free!)
Lent is the perfect time to explore the resources available on FORMED, an online service for accessing thousands of Catholic videos, audios and ebooks.
Our parishes provide this resource to help all of us learn and grow in our faith.
Once you have signed up, don’t forget to
download the free iOS or Android app
to put FORMED at your fingertips on your phone or tablet.
We hope you will enjoy the inspiring and informative content available through this program. Please spread the word to others.
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on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 9:00AM