Message for Lent
From Pope Francis
Some words of inspiration and encouragement from Pope Francis as we make our way towards Easter. You may like to read and reflect on a small section each day during Lent.
WHAT CAN I DO DURING LENT?
There are lots of interesting and creative ways to journey through the season of Lent this year! You are invited to browse the menu below and to choose something you'd like to do. You can click on the blue text for links to the activities! Enjoy!!
You can make the journey to the Cross and tomb with Jesus in a personal way, using the images of the Stations of the Cross by clicking on one of the following:
If you'd like to order a Trócaire Box for Lent
- or make your own -
please use the link below!
Trócaire invite you to be part of this year's Lenten campaign. Lent is always an important time of year for raising money to help the important work that Trócaire do - and this year is no different. You can make a donation online. There are also lots of resources for the Lenten season.
Click the link to find out more.
The Society of
The Society of Missionary Children is the Churches children’s charity for overseas mission. It is the oldest and largest charity in the world, with girls and boys actively participating in over 100 countries.
They have produced Lenten resources for children which you can DOWNLOAD HERE
As we are still unable to gather together in church you can join us online for the Holy Week liturgies.
You may also want to mark the days of Holy Week in other ways at home.
To download more ideas simply click on the buttons below:
This is a day of fasting and abstinence and marks the start of the season of Lent as we prepare for the great feast of Easter.
ASH WEDNESDAY MASS
We will be celebrating an online Mass for Ash Wednesday at 10.30am on 17th February. Unfortunately we are unable to distribute blessed ash due to current restrictions. If you are unable to join us at 10.30am, the Mass will be available to view on our Facebook page after 11.30am.