Lent: A season of giving?

Prayer, fasting and almsgiving. Why do we do it? Lent is about looking at the Cross, at Christ’s gift of himself, and modeling that love in our own lives. It is about looking at our lives, realizing how small we are, acknowledging our failures and seeking the Lord’s help to grow — all so that we can give ourselves more fully to him and his Church. Make a gift of yourself this Lenten season.

Read and bookmark our latest In Focus covering the entirety of Lent: 'The three R's of Lent: Read, Reflect, Respond'

Financial Investments

Financial Investments

Spirit-filled prayers

Spirit-filled prayers

Imperfect Catholics

Imperfect Catholics

Unworthy to receive Communion?

Unworthy to receive Communion?

Telling dad your sins

Telling dad your sins

Cost of liturgies

Cost of liturgies

‘Churching’ of women

‘Churching’ of women

Papal names

Papal names

Silence before Mass

Silence before Mass

Clergy in politics

Clergy in politics

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