Lenten Season

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How to fold a palm cross in 10 easy steps. Perfect for Palm Sunday!

How To Fold A Palm Cross In 10 Easy Steps

This is a Catholic classic, and must be added to the library of Catholic crafts here at Catholic Icing. ;-) There are so many amazing ways to fold palms from Palm Sunday Mass, and I

An Illustrated Guide to Lenten Fasting Abstinence

An Illustrated Guide to Lenten Fasting and Abstinence - FOCUS

40 items to declutter from your home during lent - why not try getting rid of 1 a day - feel great for Easter!

40 Amazing Ideas of Things to Declutter in Lent from your Home (& Life!)

Easy & quick ideas of things to declutter in Lent. This decluttering challenge makes it easy - AND includes a totally free printable checklist to stay on track.

FASTING... Even Catholics wonder why we do it... this is a great succinct explanation. When you end with Grace, how can you go wrong?

Everyone deserves a perfect world!

Find parts of your perfect world on Indulgy, keep them for yourself, and share to others.

Christ's agony at Gethsemane is a passage in the Gospel of Luke (22:43–44), describing a prayer of Jesus. An angel comforts Him on the Mount of Olives prior to his betrayal and arrest. "And there appeared an angel unto him from heaven, strengthening him. And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly: and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground."- Luke 22:43-44 (KJV)

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The Litany of Humility. Good prayer to do during lent. A season to remind us of what is truly important

Praying Through Lent: The Litany of Humility

Humility is the prize of all the virtues, and practicing it well is the key to obtaining all the rest. Penance, fasting, and almsgiving, all highlighted during the Lenten season, are ways to cultivate humility in our hearts, in addition to reciting this beautiful prayer.The Litany of Humility is attributed to Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val (1865-1930) who served as the Secretary of State for Pope St. Pius X.Although this prayer is wonderful to pray regularly when our pride rears its ugly…


"During Lent, I love the symbol of sand that reminds us of Jesus' time in the desert and the time we also need in the desert to sacrifice and grow, praying for a new conversion of heart."

A Peek Into Our Purple (Lenten) World

This year we are making more of a conscious effort to decorate our home with the liturgical color of Lent~Violet/ Penitential Purple, res...

"Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! (John 1:29)

Celebrate Easter Part 4

Jesus is Condemned, Crucified, and Laid to Rest The utter loneliness and excruciating pain of the Atonement begun in Gethsemane reached its zenith when, after unspeakable abuse at the hands of Roma…

meatless lent dishes you will love - this is a great list of gluten free, healthy vegan dishes!

23 Meat Free Lenten Dishes You'll Love - Sweet Cs Designs

23 meat free lenten dishes you will love- a great guide for Orthodox Christians looking for healthy, gluten free lenten meal ideas. Some paleo lenten meals.

40 Bags in 40 Days 2014 Decluttering Challenge... a much needed lenten lesson and challenge in simplicity

40 Bags in 40 Days 2014 Decluttering Challenge... a much needed lenten lesson and challenge in simplicity

Faith Filled Freebies: Ash Wednesday Craft

Ash Wednesday Craft

Hello! This is Cindy, otherwise known as Kinderkay from Love Those Kinders! It is so hard to believe that Ash Wednesday is almost here! It seems that I just finished putting away my Christmas decorations! Whew! I thought I would share with you a little activity I do with my kinders to prepare them for Ash Wednesday. I hope it is not too late for you to use! Click HERE to download the Google Doc. (Please note that many school districts block outside sites. If this is true of your school…

Preparing for a Simple Lent -- Ideas for living the season simply in the Catholic home.

♥✟ How to fast for 40 days. If you're thinking about a 40 day fast, read this for ractical and spiritual strategies to fast safely. It will change your life.

How to Fast for 40 Days

Are you considering fasting for an extended period of time? Whether that’s 10 days, 21 days or even 40 days? How to Fast I have fasted for decades – beginning with one day fasts and eve…

An explanation of the devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows, the associated promises, and prayers.

Devotion to Our Lady's Seven Sorrows

An explanation of the devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows, the associated promises, and prayers.