Liturgy Group Worksheet
This three page document looks to questions a liturgy group might ask themselves as they prepare for the season, offers a page on the meaning of the season and presents a final page suggesting a menu of Lenten activities.
In this resource you will find:
- An introduction to Ash Wednesday
- A service of Ashes
- Suggestions for reaching out from an Ash Wednesday Mass
- Rite of Sending of Ministers with Ashes
A Lenten Celebration of Evening Prayer
A guide and outline of an evening prayer for Lent in the parish
Celebrating Reconciliation this Lent
These two resources of
- An introduction to the Sacrament of Reconciliation and an outline of the celebration
- The full text of a Lenten Celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation for use with Primary school children, as well as work sheets for penance
Taize prayer around the Cross
A guide to preparing an evening experience of Taize prayer in your parish.
Supporting Trócaire’s Lenten Campaign – liturgy resource. As the official overseas development agency for the Catholic Church in Ireland, the Trócaire Lenten campaign is a very important part of our journey in Lent. This resource is offered to help parishes make the most of this opportunity for supporting the work of Trócaire in the context of our Lenten journey and prayer.
This 10 page document details:
An overview of this year’s campaign; a page outlining what’s in the Trócaire resource pack; sacred space/display for Lent; an opening liturgical action linking into Trócaire; sample intercessions from the resources; A suggestion for a Friday action of solidarity; Sample bulletin inserts for the weeks of Lent; a note on Bringing back our boxes on Holy Thursday.
We should think twice before we say Amen – a reflection on Eucharist
Click here to read a powerful reflection by Archbishop Oscar Romero on Eucharist and our Amen to it.