Weekly Reflections for Lent
Lent is a great time for reflection and prayer for Christians to prepare themselves for the coming of Easter. Throughout this holy season, we will be posting reflections from some well-known Catholics to enhance your spiritual life and to steer you on the path to holiness. Be sure to check back every week for more spiritual guidance during these 40 holy days.
Week One: Three keys to making holiness a habit during Lent  by Joseph Paprocki
Week Two: Lent provides a perfect opportunity for conversion  by Father Allan Figueroa Deck, S.J.
Week Three: Three refreshing gifts of Lent  by Robert J. Wicks
Week Four: Becoming children of the light  by Robert Christian
Week Five: Taking stock of the ties that bind  by Judith Valente
Palm Sunday: A woman and her prophetic act at Bethany  by Sister Laurie Brink, O.P.
Good Friday: Jesus' execution and the death penalty in the United States  by Sister Marianne Race, C.S.J.
Easter Sunday: Living in God's joy  by Father Rosendo Urrabazo, C.M.F.
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