Tell Me I’m Not Good Enough: An Ash Wednesday Request | Catholic World Report - Global Church news and views

Tell Me I’m Not Good Enough: An Ash Wednesday Request | Catholic World Report - Global Church news and views

The Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, which is only about ten days from today. I’ve been thinking about this Stations of the Cross project for some time and wanted to get it published here in time for the kids to make their own “Way of the Cross” ...

The Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, which is only about ten days from today. I’ve been thinking about this Stations of the Cross project for some time and wanted to get it published here in time for the kids to make their own “Way of the Cross” ...

Ash Wednesday is traditionally a day of fasting and the beginning of the Lenten season that leads us to Easter Sunday. Many people today still fast, or “give up” something for Lent as a form of self-denial and connecting to the sufferings of Christ.

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday is traditionally a day of fasting and the beginning of the Lenten season that leads us to Easter Sunday. Many people today still fast, or “give up” something for Lent as a form of self-denial and connecting to the sufferings of Christ.

Today is Ash Wednesday — the start of Lent for Catholics. That also means no meat today. We actually eat meatless pretty much every day, but in case you need some ideas, you’re in luck. I put together a list of 7 Meatless Meals for Ash Wednesday. Yum. Save the list because you can also Continue reading

7 Meatless Meals For Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday — the start of Lent for Catholics. That also means no meat today. We actually eat meatless pretty much every day, but in case you need some ideas, you’re in luck. I put together a list of 7 Meatless Meals for Ash Wednesday. Yum. Save the list because you can also Continue reading

Printable Lenten Calendar for Kids  I used it last year to teach about giving at Lent. I had them do something helpful each day - a chore to help a parent or brother or sister, a kindness to someone, etc. As a reward their parent gave them a nickel for each act, which they taped to the calendar. At Easter we collected them and used $ to buy Spanish Bibles which we sent with a mission group.

Printable Lenten Calendar for Kids I used it last year to teach about giving at Lent. I had them do something helpful each day - a chore to help a parent or brother or sister, a kindness to someone, etc. As a reward their parent gave them a nickel for each act, which they taped to the calendar. At Easter we collected them and used $ to buy Spanish Bibles which we sent with a mission group.

To observe Lent, set up a Lenten tree. Hang Bible verses on the tree, 1 for each day from Ash Wednesday to Good Friday. Each day take a verse & read it. Then pray the verse, read its context, or talk about it. As Easter approaches, the tree will grow more bare & will be empty on Holy Saturday as we remember Christ in the tomb. Easter morning, fill the tree w/ egg ornaments/flowers. [I add read the Resurrection story & sing a Resurrection song w/ the family like Christ the Lord is Risen…

To observe Lent, set up a Lenten tree. Hang Bible verses on the tree, 1 for each day from Ash Wednesday to Good Friday. Each day take a verse & read it. Then pray the verse, read its context, or talk about it. As Easter approaches, the tree will grow more bare & will be empty on Holy Saturday as we remember Christ in the tomb. Easter morning, fill the tree w/ egg ornaments/flowers. [I add read the Resurrection story & sing a Resurrection song w/ the family like Christ the Lord is Risen…

Don’t forget, today is Ash Wednesday.  ——- No se te olvide, hoy es Miércoles de Ceniza.  #AshWednesday #MiercolesDeCeniza

Don’t forget, today is Ash Wednesday. ——- No se te olvide, hoy es Miércoles de Ceniza. #AshWednesday #MiercolesDeCeniza

Today is Ash Wednesday.  The beginning of Lent.  Remember the scars that Christ still bears for us.

Today is Ash Wednesday. The beginning of Lent. Remember the scars that Christ still bears for us.

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