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Fifth Sunday of Lent

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

SURPRISING SADNESS

We may be invited to wait where things seem difficult or painful, yet turn to Christ. The God of surprises will bring greater life in ways we least expect.

 

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Saturday of the Fifth Week in Lent

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Saturday of the Fifth Week in Lent

SWAN SONG

“I will make with them a covenant of peace; it shall be an everlasting covenant with them.” –Ez. 37:26

“What do you think? That he will not come to the feast?” – Jn. 11:56

Jesus receives me as I am... 

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Friday of the Fifth Week in Lent

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Friday of the Fifth Week in Lent

REMINDERS OF LOVE

“I hear the whisperings of many: ‘Terror on every side! Denounce! Let us denounce him!’” – Jer. 20:10

I am invited to listen to a gentler voice that says I am loved.

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Thursday of the Fifth Week in Lent

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Thursday of the Fifth Week in Lent

GOD’S UNWAVERING PRESENCE

"I will maintain my covenant with you and your descendants after you throughout the ages as an everlasting pact, to be your God and the God of your descendant after you." – Gn. 17:7

God's words are his vows, made lovingly while he beholds his beloved creations.

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Wednesday of the Fifth Week in Lent

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Wednesday of the Fifth Week in Lent

SLAVERY AND FREEDOM

“I give you my assurance, everyone who lives in sin is the slave of sin.” – Jn. 8:34

If you live according to my teaching, you are truly my disciples; there you will know the truth and the truth will set you free.

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Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Lent

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Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Lent

WAITING IN TRUST

"The people complained against God and Moses, ‘Why have you brought us up from Egypt to die in this desert, where there is no food or water?’" – Nm. 21:5

We are invited to let go and wait in trust in God's promise to a greater life.

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

BRAVING YES

“I am the resurrection and the life; whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will live, and everyone who lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?” – Jn. 11:25-26

Sometimes what looks like the end might just be the beginning.

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