LENT 2020 HOLY TRINITY PARISH FAITH COMMUNITIES OF OLQM, SACRED HEART AND HOLY FAMILY
Welcome to our Lenten page for 2020 (Liturgical Year A) Lent begins on February 26 and ends on April 11 Check out this page for many suggestion/ideas for deepening your experience of Lent as a Catholic Christian here at Holy Trinity Parish. This page lists many parish events and local events as well as online reflection resources.
Parish and Regional Lenten activities
Bread for the World Prayer/Table Tent: Available in the Feb 15/16 bulletin A “table tent” of a Lenten Prayer Card for an End to Hunger from the organization Bread for the World contains weekly prayers, readings and actions to help us observe Lent in 2020”.
- Join us for a Forum on Immigration, Sunday, March 22. "Immigration: Issues and Information". The speaker is Genesis Flores, a caseworker for the Office of Immigration and Refugee Services for the Diocese of Providence AND she is also a member of the Spanish Speaking Community now at Holy Trinity Parish and a member of the choir.
- Participate in our annual Rice Bowl collection. Scroll down for Rice Bowl suggestions for Lenten reflections.
Video by Busted Halo (R) A ministry of the Paulist Fathers
Lenten Practices and Reflections (many options on the web to enrich your Lenten experience)
Below are some more great possibilities for deepening your Lenten experience.
25 Great Things You Can Do for Lent - Besides giving up chocolate Great article from Busted Halo (Paulist Ministry) on Lenten practices that move us beyond the idea of just giving something up . Use this link to explore
How to Practice Lent (from Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl web site) Great series of videos and reflections from a variety of Catholic leaders on Practicing Lent. Follow this link to reflectionson PRAYER, FASTING, SOLIDARITY, and GIVING.
Arts and Faith: Lent (from Loyola Press) "Enter into a visual prayer experience this Lent with Arts & Faith: Lent. Each week we’ll provide a video commentary about a work of art inspired by the Sunday Scriptures. Use these videos to take a new look at this season of spiritual renewal through the lens of sacred art." Interested? Follow this link to the site.
Praying Lent This Year - Online Ministry of Creighton University "...resources here to assist our entry into this wonderful season, from our preparing to begin Lent to our preparing to celebrate the holy three days following Lent." There are many, many resources here to help make your Lent spiritually productive Check this site for some great information