Mass Reading Reflection

Have mercy on us, Lord, for we have sinned: A Reflection on the Readings for the First Sunday of Lent 2017

Here we are five days into our Lenten journey; today is the first Sunday of Lent. Many of us began our Lenten journey at Mass reflecting on our mortality and the need for urgent repentance through the imposition of ashes. Through God’s grace we have made it through these five days of our new Lenten …