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Diocesan Lenten Videos-Week 7 Prayer

Posted on April 18, 2019 in: Events, Reflections

Diocesan Lenten Videos-Week 7 Prayer

Week 7 - Prayer

 

Week 6 - Almsgiving

 

Week 5 - Fasting

 

Week 4 - Sacrifice

 

Week 3 - Reconcilliation

 

Week 2 - Temptation

 

Week 1 - Ash Wednesday

 

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This Lent, grow in a deeper, more intimate relationship with God through our weekly Diocesan Lenten Videos.  Break open the scriptures, delve into our Lenten traditions, enhance your prayer life and change/grow spiritually.  Dedicate just two minutes weekly to a video that will help enliven your Lenten season.  All you have to do is send an initial text to enroll; you will then automatically receive the Lenten Video series. 

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