2016 Lenten Schedule

Lenten Schedule for 2016 February 21 – 10:15 am – First Reconciliation – St. Clare February 24 – 5:00 pm – Lentn Communal Reconciliation – McKee March 1 – 5:45 pm – Lenten Communal Reconciliation – Mt. Vernon March 1 – 7:00 pm – Lenten Communal Reconciliation – St. Clare …

Almsgiving for Lent

This weekend, as we celebrate the Third Sunday of Lent, we are reminded that during the special and sacred time of Lent ~ our preparation for Easter ~ the Church asks us to pay particular attention to prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. Our almsgiving might be in the form of financial …

Second Sunday of Lent

St. Francis Of Assisi is quoted as having said: “Preach the Gospel always. When necessary, use words”. As we begin the second week of Lent, we consider what that extraordinary means and how we might do it. One simple, yet concrete, way is to share what we have (often in …

Lent – 2015

This weekend, we celebrate the First Sunday of Lent, that very special time of our Church year when we are called to step back a bit from the frenzy of life in order to take a clearer look at where we are in in our spiritual lives. During this time, …