During Lent, we are called to more deeply encounter Christ through prayer, scripture and almsgiving.

Download a pdf file of the Lenten Schedule: Encounter-Lent-2017

Lenten Prayer

Wednesday, March 1            Ash Wednesday         8:10 am, 12:10 & 7 pm

Monday – Saturday              Daily Mass                    8:00 am            

Thursday, March 2                Evening Prayer, Adoration & Benediction     7:00 pm

Scripture and Reflection

Wed.,Mar. 8, 22, 29                Lenten Bible Study           7:00 – 8:30 pm   Led by Fr. Sergio in Community Building

Mon., Tues., Mar. 13 & 14     Parish Lenten Retreat     7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Led by Sr. Sara Postlethwaite                                   

Every Friday Evening            “Rediscovering Jesus”       7:30 / 8:00 pm     Discussion Group after Stations

Stations of the Cross

Every Friday Evening  at 7:00 pm

March 3                           Journey of Decision                                         Led by the Young Adults

March 10                        St. Alphonsus Liguori Stations                      Led by I.C.F. members

March 17                        Scriptural (Pope JP II) Stations                     Led by Parishioners

March 24                         Stations of the Cross                                      Led by the Scouts

March 31                        Edge (Middle School) Stations                       Led by Parish Youth

April 7                              Mary’s Way of the Cross                                Led by School Students

Lenten Fasting

Fast Days                       Ash Wednesday and Good Friday   One full meal, two light meals; no eating between meals.   Ages 18-60

Days of Abstinence     Ash Wednesday and all Fridays in Lent      No meat for those over age 14

Lenten Reconciliation

Wednesday, April 5            Lenten Reconciliation Service      7:00 pm

All other Wednesdays        “The Light is On” – Individual Penance      6:00 – 8:00 pm

Every Saturday                     (except April 15) in Church              3:30 pm

Lenten Almsgiving

CRS Rice Bowl                     Lenten program of global solidarity and sacrificial giving        Bowls/envelopes due after April 16                                   

March 13 & 17                    Food Box Sorting and Packing         6:45 & 6:15 pm