Liturgical Year 2016-2017, Vol. 3

Lent

by Jennifer Gregory Miller and Darden Brock (editors)

Log in or subscribe (free) to download this ebook! Available in multiple formats for different readers.

Book Description

This third volume of the 2016-2017 Liturgical Year series covers all the days of Lent, providing a rich set of resources for families to use in living the liturgical year in the domestic church, that is, in their own families. Resources include biographies of the saints to match each feast day, histories of the various celebrations and devotions, descriptions of customs from around the world, and links to prayers, activities and recipes.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction to the Liturgical Year
  • Introduction to Lent
  • March 1st (Ash Wednesday)
  • March 2nd (Thursday after Ash Wednesday)
  • March 3rd (Optional Memorial of St. Katharine Drexel, virgin (USA))
  • March 4th (Optional Memorial of St. Casimir of Poland )
  • March 5th (First Sunday of Lent)
  • March 6th (Monday of the First Week of Lent)
  • March 7th (Optional Memorial of Sts. Perpetua and Felicity, martyrs)
  • March 8th (Optional Memorial of St. John of God, religious )
  • March 9th (Optional Memorial of St. Frances of Rome, religious)
  • March 10th (Friday of the First Week of Lent; Feast of St. John Ogilvie, priest and martyr (Scotland))
  • March 11th (Saturday of the First Week of Lent)
  • March 12th (Second Sunday of Lent)
  • March 13th (Monday of the Second Week of Lent )
  • March 14th (Tuesday of the Second Week of Lent)
  • March 15th (Wednesday of the Second Week of Lent )
  • March 16th (Thursday of the Second Week of Lent)
  • March 17th (Optional Memorial of St. Patrick, bishop and confessor (Solemnity Aus, Ire, Feast New Zeal, Scot, Wales))
  • March 18th (Optional Memorial of St. Cyril of Jerusalem, bishop, confessor and doctor)
  • March 19th (Third Sunday of Lent )
  • March 20th (Solemnity of St. Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary)
  • March 21st (Tuesday of the Third Week of Lent )
  • March 22nd (Wednesday of the Third Week of Lent )
  • March 23rd (Optional Memorial of St. Turibio de Mogrovejo, bishop)
  • March 24th (Friday of the Third Week of Lent)
  • March 25th (Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord)
  • March 26th (Fourth Sunday of Lent)
  • March 27th (Monday of the Fourth Week of Lent)
  • March 28th (Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent)
  • March 29th (Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Lent )
  • March 30th (Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent)
  • March 31st (Friday of the Fourth Week of Lent)
  • April 1st (Saturday of the Fourth Week of Lent)
  • April 2nd (Fifth Sunday of Lent)
  • April 3rd (Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent)
  • April 4th (Optional Memorial of St. Isidore, bishop and doctor )
  • April 5th (Optional Memorial of St. Vincent Ferrer, priest )
  • April 6th (Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent)
  • April 7th (Optional Memorial of St. John the Baptist de la Salle )
  • April 8th (Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent)
  • April 9th (Palm Sunday)
  • April 10th (Monday of Holy Week)
  • April 11th (Tuesday of Holy Week)
  • April 12th (Wednesday of Holy Week)
  • April 13th (Holy Thursday)
  • April 14th (Good Friday)
  • April 15th (Holy Saturday — Easter Vigil)