Just for Parents Becca Meagher Our Time Together Lectio Divina History Purpose of Lent Sundays of Lent Pray Fast Give ideas and implementation Discussion Sharing questions The Word of the Lord ID: 330614 Download Presentation
Into the Desert of our Lives. What’s it all About?. . FASTING. PRAYER. ALMS-GIVING. Penance, Discipline. Quiet, Solitude. Subtracting Something. Adding Something. Sacrifice. Scrutiny. Changing Old Habits.
What is Lent?. Lent is an event in the Christian calendar, which is observed in the lead up to Easter. It begins on Ash Wednesday*, and lasts for 40 days. . During this time Christians will abstain* from something, as a way to imitate Jesus’ sacrifice on the Cross, and his withdrawal into the desert. .
Passion 2015. 1. How many days are counted in lent?. 30. 40. 46. b. - 40. Jesus spent 40 days fasting and being tempted in the desert.. 2. What colour is traditionally associated with the lent season?.
. Lent. Lent is a . 7. . week period (40 days) before Easter. During this time, Christians prepare for the coming of Christ at Easter. It is a time to remember the . passion, death, . and . resurrection of Jesus.
?. Some Facts on what Lent is about. Lent is about trying to do sacrifices like Jesus.. Lent is a time when God asks us to come closer to Him in friendship.. Lent lasts for 40 days.. It leads to the greatest feast in the Christian calendar..
words:. “Remember that you are dust and to dust you shall return. ”. It reminds us that one day we will be with him forever in heaven. . Watch . me. !. Lent starts on Ash Wednesday. During Lent we try to get closer to God through:.
Just for Parents . Becca Meagher. Our Time Together. Lectio. . Divina. History / Purpose of Lent. Sundays of Lent. Pray / Fast / Give ideas and implementation. Discussion – Sharing – questions. The Word of the Lord.
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Lent with the Family
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