Calendar for Lent

These Meditations are to be done from the first day of Lent (Ash Wednesday) until the Saturday before Palm Sunday.

 

 

Morning Meditation-each day
O GLORIOUS FATHER, REVEAL WITHIN ME THE MYSTERY OF OUR HOLY MOTHER MARY.

 

Noon Meditation-each day

O THOU GREAT MASTER JESUS--CHANNEL OF LIGHT.

 

 

Evening Meditations

 

Wednesday: (FAST AND ABSTAIN. ASH WEDNESDAY)

 

Week 1 - Thursday: FOR THE EARTH IS NOW IN THE ASHES OF RUIN, THE SINS COMMITTED SINCE OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST WAS ON EARTH IN A HUMAN BODY.

THE RENAISSANCE OF WAR AND PESTILENCE AND UNBELIEF. O FATHER, WE LOOK FORWARD TO THE FULLNESS OF THE ATONEMENT THAT THE LORD WILL OBTAIN FOR US, AS WE AGAIN GO THROUGH THE GREAT REALITY OF THE JOURNEY TO CALVARY.

 

Week 1 - Friday: WE LOOK NOW UPON THE GREATNESS OF THE WORLD, CREATION OF GOD THE FATHER.

WE LOOK OUT UPON THE UNIVERSE WITH EYES UNBLINKING AND FACES UNBLANCHED.

TO IGNORE NO LONGER TRUTH, AND FEAR NO FACT.

WE ARE READY AT ALL TIMES TO RECAST ALL OUR OPINIONS TO THE GLORY OF GOD.

WE ARE READY TO ENTER THE CRUCIBLE OF PURIFICATION TO EXPERIENCE NEW GIFTS OF THE SPIRIT.

NOT BUILDING HOPE ON HOPE ALONE, BUT HOPE ON A FIRMER FOUNDATION.

 

Week 1 - Saturday: TO FORGIVE WITHOUT SEEKING FORGIVENESS, TO LOVE AND KEEP AFFECTION IN THE FACE OF MISUNDERSTANDING, I VOW TO SET MY THOUGHTS UPON THINGS I VALUE AND SPEND MY STRENGTH IN THE FULFILLMENT OF NOBLE PURPOSE, TO REVERENCE THE REVERENCES OF OTHERS RATHER THAN WHAT THEY REVERE.

 

Benediction for Sunday Service:

MAY THE FAITH THAT MAKES FAITHFUL, THE HOPE THAT ENDURES AND THE LOVE THAT TRIUMPHS, BE WITH US ALWAYS. AMEN, AMEN, AMEN.

 

Week 2 - Sunday: TO BE ALERT TO ALL NATURE'S PAGEANTRY OF BEAUTY THOUGH WE MAY DWELL AMID CITY CLAMOR.

I VOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF LIFE AND GIVE THE MOST OF WHAT I RECEIVE.

TO BE SINCERELY FAITHFUL TO RESPONSIBILITIES SO ALL MAY CHERISH HONOR ABOVE INDULGENCE.

 

Week 2 - Monday: I SEEK SERVICE ABOVE GAIN, THAT I MAY LEAVE THIS WORLD ENRICHED BY A TREASURE OF KINDLY DEEDS AND A MEMORY OF LOVE. THIS IS MY ASPIRATION AND IDEAL.

 

Week 2 - Tuesday: FAITH IS IN MY ACCEPTANCE OF THY PERFECT LOVE.

 

Week 2 - Wednesday: FAITH LEADS TO SALVATION THROUGH LOVE.

 

Week 2 - Thursday: AS A DIVINE FOOL, IN FAITH WE STEP OUT IN SELFLESS ACTION.

 

Week 2 - Friday: FAITH OVERCOMETH THE WORLD.

 

Week 2 - Saturday: NOT MY WILL, O FATHER, BUT THY WILL BE DONE.

 

Week 3 - Sunday: O FATHER, BRING ME INTO HARMONY THAT I MAY PERCEIVE THY DIVINE WILL.

 

Week 3 - Monday: BLESSED ARE THEY WHICH DO HUNGER AND THIRST AFTER RIGHTEOUSNESS, FOR THEY SHALL BE FILLED.

 

Week 3 - Tuesday: TO DO THINGS MY WAY IS TO BE CARNALLY MINDED; TO DO THINGS THY WAY IS THE WAY OF CHRIST.

 

Week 3 - Wednesday: I CAN OF MINE OWN SELF CAN DO NOTHING.

 

Week 3 - Thursday: IN HUMILITY IS GREAT POWER.

 

Week 3 - Friday: O FATHER, I GIVE MYSELF TO THEE IN SERVICE.

 

Week 3 - Saturday: O MOTHER, BRING FORTH MY TRUE PERSONALITY.

 

Week 4 - Sunday: INDIVIDUALITY IS BUT THE CLOAK I WEAR.

 

Week 4 - Monday: IN MY PATIENCE, O LORD, DO I POSSESS MY SOUL.

 

Week 4 - Tuesday: LORD JESUS, THOU ART THE REDEEMER OF MY SOUL.

 

 

Week 4 - Wednesday: YEA, THOUGH I WALK THROUGH THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW OF DEATH, I WILL FEAR NO EVIL.

 

Week 4 - Thursday: GREAT IS THE SOUL OF HE WHO SERVES THE LEAST AMONG MEN.

 

Week 4 - Friday: I SHALL KNOW THE TRUTH, AND THE TRUTH SHALL SET ME FREE.

 

Week 4 - Saturday: BLESSED ARE THE MERCIFUL, FOR THY SHALL OBTAIN MERCY.

 

 

Week 5 - Sunday: FOR THE EARTH IS NOW IN THE ASHES OF RUIN, THE SINS COMMITTED SINCE OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST WAS ON EARTH IN A HUMAN BODY.

THE RENAISSANCE OF WAR AND PESTILENCE AND UNBELIEF. O FATHER, WE LOOK FORWARD TO THE FULLNESS OF THE ATONEMENT THAT THE LORD WILL OBTAIN FOR US, AS WE AGAIN GO THROUGH THE GREAT REALITY OF THE JOURNEY TO CALVARY.

 

Week 5 - Monday: WE LOOK UPON THE GREATNESS OF THE WORLD, CREATION OF GOD THE FATHER.

WE LOOK OUT UPON THE UNIVERSE WITH EYES UNBLINKING AND FACES UNBLANCHED.

TO IGNORE TRUTH NO LONGER, AND FEAR NO FACT.

WE ARE NOW READY AT ALL TIMES TO RECAST ALL OUR OPINIONS TO THE GLORY OF GOD.

NOT BUILDING ON HOPE ALONE, BUT HOPE ON A FIRMER FOUNDATION..

Week 5 - Tuesday: TO FORGIVE WITHOUT SEEKING FORGIVENESS. TO LOVE AND KEEP AFFECTION IN THE FACE OF MISUNDERSTANDING, I VOW TO SET MY THOUGHTS UPON THINGS I VALUE AND SPEND MY STRENGTH IN THE FULFILLMENT OF NOBLE PURPOSE, TO REVERENCE THE REVERENCES OF OTHERS RATHER THAN WHAT THEY REVERE.

 

Week 5 - Wednesday: TO BE ALERT TO NATURE'S PAGEANTRY OF BEAUTY THOUGH WE MAY DWELL AMID CITY CLAMOR.

I VOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF LIFE AND GIVE THE MOST OF WHAT I RECEIVE.

Week 5 - Thursday: I SEEK SERVICE ABOVE GAIN, THAT I MAY LEAVE THIS WORLD ENRICHED BY A TREASURE OF KINDLY DEEDS AND A MEMORY OF LOVE, THIS IS MY ASPIRATION AND IDEAL.

 

Week 5 - Friday: PURGE THIS BRANCH, O FATHER, THAT IT MAY BRING FORTH GOOD FRUIT.

 

Week 5 - Saturday: I SEEK THY FACE IN PURITY ALL THE DAYS OF MY LIFE.

 

Week 6 - Sunday: IT IS THROUGH GIVING WITH PURE INTENT THAT WE RECEIVE LIFE

Week 6 - Monday: O GLORIOUS FATHER, THY PRESENCE RELEASES ME FROM ALL NEGATION THAT I MAY LIVE IN THY GLORY.

Week 6 - Tuesday: BLESSED ARE THE PURE IN HEART, FOR THEY SHALL SEE GOD.

Week 6 - Wednesday: O FATHER, MAKE PURE MY SACRIFICE AS I OFFER IT TO THEE.

 

Week 6 - Thursday: THROUGH THE LIFE WHICH PERMEATES MY BEING, GUIDE MY ACTIONS TO BE FREE AND FREEING.

 

Week 6, 2000 - Friday: IT IS MORE BLESSED TO GIVE THAN TO RECEIVE.

 

Week 6 - Saturday: O LORD, MAKE ME A CHANNEL OF THY GRACE.

SEE PASSION WEEK DEVOTION FOR CONTINUATION OF MEDITATIONS...