Suggestions & Resources to help you during the Lenten Season
- Lenten Message of our Holy Father Francis
- U.S Conference of Catholic Bishops
Special resources to support your Lenten practices of prayer and daily readings, fasting, almsgiving, confession, and other ways to enhance the observation of the season.
- A Complete Guide to the Rules of Lent
A complete and easy guide to learning and following the fasting and dietary rules and more for Lent from UCatholic.com.
- Lent – Word on Fire
- Homilies, articles, and blogs from the renowned author, speaker and theologian Fr. Robert Barron.
- Lent Reflections
Sign up for daily reflections from the renowned author, speaker and theologian Fr. Robert Barron.
- Best Lent Ever
Sign up for daily emails with videos, inspirational quotes, and spiritual coaching from best selling author Matthew Kelley.
- What is Lent?
Cardinal Timothy Dolan frames the season of Lent by reflecting on our journey back to God.
- Franciscan Media
Day-by-Day Lent Reflections *Day by Day through Lent *Sunday Soundbites *Online Lent Event-live chat *Lenten Radio Retreat *Lent Videos *FAQs about Lent
- 40 Days for Life
Focused pro-life campaign with a vision to access God’s power through prayer, fasting, and peaceful vigil to end abortion.
- Little Black Book
Daily reflections includes a scripture verse and a reflection, plus interesting information such as Catholic customs and traditions, saint of the day, and historical tidbits. Available in the gathering space of church while supplies last.
- Fasting & Abstinence
Ash Wednesday and every Friday of Lent are days of mandatory abstinence from meat for Catholics over the age of 14.
Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fasting (one meal) for all adults age 18 to 59.
At St. Timothy Parish
- Adoration before the Blessed Sacrament
Every Tuesday 8:30am – 10:30pm
First weekend of the month Friday 10:30am – Saturday 4pm.
- Stations of the Cross
Every Friday at 7:30 pm in church during Lent
– April 3: Passion Play produced and performed by the Youth Ministry
- Sacrament of Reconciliation
Available every Saturday 3 – 4pm or by appointment (859.384.1100).
Lenten Reconciliation Service: March 17 at 7pm
Lenten Reconciliation for PSR and families: March 25 at 7pm