Lent is a time to take stock of our lives and show God that we are grateful for the gift of faith. By Jim Van Vurst, OFM
Br. Casey Cole, OFM, offers Lenten insights and inspiration.
You are in solitude when you meditate—but you are never less alone. By Laurence Freeman, OSB
Lent is a time of reconciliation: God’s reconciliation with a wounded world.
Mother Teresa saw Lent as a time to focus on prayer, on oneness with God. She can be our guide through this holy season. By Heidi Hess Saxton
The Lenten season is not just about giving something up. It’s about offering ourselves up for the good of others. By Susan Hines-Brigger\
Friar Jim Van Vurst, OFM, offers insight and wisdom to this holy season.
An Islamic tradition sheds light on our own season of repentance. By Joe McHugh
Lift up, give up, take up. This season invites us to do all three. By Msgr. Richard Hilgartner