Have you broken any lenten promises you made? Are you finding that even only after two weeks of Lent you are finding it difficult and you want to give up?
The Book of Ecclesiasticus is among the lesser-known parts of Holy Scripture, but it makes an excellent source of Lenten meditations.
When we better understand the symbolism of Lent, we come to a deeper realization of its meaning: a time for renewal of life and faith.
I began to contemplate the person who nailed Jesus to the Cross; that is to say, the actual person, the one who physically drove the nails into his flesh.
The Great Commission, that is, proclaiming the Gospel to the whole creation, is not just our best kept secret. We tend to just keep it secret.
It’s funny, isn’t it, that our society gets busier by the day, but at the same time new technologies are being created to make our life easier.