Start off Lent during the Year of Mercy with a time of prayer.  Registration is still open for the classic directed silent retreat, the Spiritual Exercises, held at the Juniorate House of Studies in Washington, DC for women over Presidents’ Day Weekend, Friday, February 12 – Monday, February 15, 2016.

Click here to learn more about it from its initial announcement.

Filled with the holy Spirit, Jesus returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the desert for forty days, to be tempted by the devil. (Luke 4:1-2a)