Walking with Christ this Lent

Ash Wednesday, March 5, 2014, marks the beginning of Lent, the liturgical season in which Catholics prepare for the triumph of Jesus’ resurrection by uniting themselves more closely to Christ in His life, passion and death. The season of Lent lasts 40 days, symbolically representing the 40 days that Jesus fasted and was tempted in the desert prior to the beginning of His active ministry.


In this effort to foster conversion in our hearts during this Lenten season, we find that the Catechism of the Catholic Church (1434) suggests the following activities:

On-Line Resources

Recommended Reading for the Spiritual Life