Lent 2019

February 23, 2019

Lent 2019 at St Gabriel’s

Ash Wednesday, Wednesday 6 March
10.00 a.m.   Solemn Mass and imposition of ashes

Every Wednesday at 10.00 a.m.
Mass and devotional address on The Art of Lent
(based on the book by Sr Wendy Beckett)

Wednesday 13 March
Silence.  The Tower of Babel.  Pieter Bruegel

Wednesday 20 March
Contemplation
.  Young Woman with a Water Jug.  Jan Vermeer

Wednesday 27 March
Peace. 
The Marquis de Pastoret.  Jean-Auguste Ingres

 Wednesday 3 April
Joy. 
Children on the Seashore, Guernsey.  Auguste Renoir

Wednesday 10 April
Confidence.
  Gilles.  Jean-Antoine Watteau

Sermons at the Solemn Mass each Sunday
The Passion of Christ according to St Luke

Lent 1 (10 March)
In His agony he prayed more earnestly (Luke 22:44)

Lent 2 (17 March)
The Lord turned and looked at Peter (Luke 22:61)

Lent 3 (24 March)
Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing  (Luke 23:34)

 Lent 4 (31 March)
Today you will be with me in paradise (Luke 23:43)

Lent 5 (7 April)
Father, into your hands I commend my spirit (Luke 23:46)

Every Sunday at 6.00 p.m. : The Stations of the Cross

Every Tuesday at 2.30 p.m. : Lent Group at St Barnabas
York Course: Daring to see God now
(Finding God in our lives: insights from St Mark’s Gospel)

 Lent Appeal

Our Lent appeal will again be for the
House of the People of the Sun, Cusco, Peru
and the wonderful work they do with street children.  We will also be supporting Archbishop John’s Lent Appeal.

Charity boxes are available in church
or give your donation to any of the church officers..

The Lent Lunch in aid of our appeal will be at 12.30 p.m. on Monday 18 March.