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Good Friday

“Penitensya (Penitence)” I’m lucky to witnessed this custom every year as part of their tradition every Holy week. Almost 20 people with covered face do penance every year in our place hoping that by doing this, their sins may be forgiven. 198 more words


Psalm 6

Next up in the skip and jump series is 6, the first of the so-called penitential psalms. The author is suffering, weak and weary, seeking healing and freedom. 265 more words


Man Nailed On The Cross: Proof Of Separation Of Church And State In The Philippines

SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Once again, on Good Friday, March 25, Filipino Ruben Enaje will allow himself to be nailed — literally — to a wooden cross as part of a bizarre Lenten rite.   148 more words


Catholic Homilies: The Passion of Christ and Palm Sunday by Thomas A Kempis - Free Catholic Audiobook

Some Homilies from Father Thomas A Kempis, the venerable author of the Imitation of Christ, on both the Passion of Christ and on Palm Sunday and the triumphal procession of Jesus our Lord into Jerusalem.   208 more words


Message du Saint Père pour le carême 2016

En cette Année sainte, le Pape François souhaite que ce temps de pénitence soit vécu de manière « plus intense » pour célébrer et expérimenter la miséricorde de Dieu, notamment à travers les œuvres corporelles et spirituelles de miséricorde. 25 more words


Week 6 Forgive Us our Sins

Bible Study -Week 6

Forgive Us our Sins as We Forgive Those who Sin against Us

Penitential Psalms: 6, 25, 32, 38, 50, 51, 102, 106, 130, 143… 1,193 more words

On Life And Writing

The Church Fathers for Lent Vol 4 - Free Catholic Audiobook

The fourth volume of the Church Fathers for lent, for the fourth week of lent.  We need the guidance of the Holy Fathers of the Church more so than ever today, they were confronted with battling an immoral pagan world and Christians heavily influenced by Pagan ways and became Saints and spread the Kingdom of Heaven. 112 more words