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Lent Calendar 2016

February 11 Luke 9:22-25
If anyone wishes to come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.”
 
5:30 p.m. Hospitality Supper
7:30 p.m. Inter-faith Forum
 
Reflector: John Mahon
February 12 Matthew 9:14-15
“The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast.”
 
2:30 p.m. Project Bro
4 p.m. Boys & Girls Club
February 13  Luke 5:27-32
 “Follow me.”
February 14 Luke 4:1-13
“You shall not put the Lord, your God, to the test.”
  
6 p.m. Mass
February 15 Matthew 25:31-46
Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me.”
February 16 Matthew 6:7-15
Your Father knows what you need before you ask him.”
 
8 p.m. Women of Wisdom
 
Reflector: Stephen Hill
February 17 Luke 11:29-32
Just as Jonah became a sign to the Ninevites, so will the Son of Man be to this generation.”
 
6 p.m. Wartburg
 
Reflector: Corrine Valenti
February 18 Matthew 7:7-12
Do to others whatever you would have them do to you.” 
 
5:30 p.m. Hospitality Supper
 
Reflector: Br. Jason Ford
February 19 Matthew 5:20-26
“ … go first and be reconciled with your brother, and then come and offer your gift.”

4 p.m. Boys & Girls Club
February 20 Matthew 5:43-48
“But I say to you, love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you..."
 
Noon Project Sunshine
February 21 Luke 9:28B - 36
“This is my chosen Son; listen to him.”
 
6 p.m. Mass
Retreat for Busy People begins
February 22 Matthew 16: 13 - 19
He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?”
Simon Peter said in reply, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.”

 
5 p.m. Dinner Unplugged
8 p.m. Prayer Group
 
8:30 p.m. Lenten Taize
Blessed Edmund Rice Chapel
 
Reflector: Justin Pellegrino
February 23 Matthew 23: 1—12
Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”
 
Noon LifeTalk
8 p.m. Women of Wisdom
 
Reflector: Sarah McIlwaine
February 24 Matthew 20:17 - 28
“… he will be raised on the third day.”
 
4 p.m. Project Family Soup Kitchen
6 p.m. Wartburg
 
Reflector: Chris Gillen
February 25 Luke 16:19 - 31
 
5:30 p.m. Hospitality Supper
9 p.m. Midnight Run
 
Reflector: Lily Tucci
February 26 Matthew 21:33-43, 45-46
“The stone that the builders rejected has become the Cornerstone.”
 
2 p.m. Abraham House Tutoring
2:30 p.m. Project Bro
 
February 27 Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.”
 
9 a.m. St. Bernard
February 28 Luke 13:1-9
“I shall cultivate the ground around it and fertilize it; it may bear fruit in the future.”
 
6 p.m. Mass
February 29 Luke 4:24-30
“Amen, I say to you.”
 
8 p.m. Prayer Group
 
Reflector: Jack Breslin
March 1 Matthew 18:21-35
Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?"
 
Noon LifeTalk
8 p.m. Women of Wisdom
 
Reflector: Fran Bailie
March 2 Matthew 5:17-19
Whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest in the Kingdom of heaven.”

9 p.m. Coffee House

Reflector: Carl Procario-Foley
March 3 Luke 11:14-23
“Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.”
 
5:30 p.m. Hospitality Supper
  
Reflector: Peter Letourneau
March 4 Mark 12:28-34
"The Lord our God is Lord alone!"
 
4 p.m. Boys & Girls Club
March 5 Luke 18:9-14
"O God, be merciful to me a sinner."
 
9 a.m. St. Bernard Project
Noon Project Sunshine
March 6 Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
“This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.”
  
6 p.m. Mass
March 7 John 4:43-54
“The man believed what Jesus said to him and left.”

5 p.m. Dinner Unplugged
8 p.m. Prayer Group
 
Reflector: Jim Carpenter
March 8 John 5:1-16
“Jesus was the one who had made him well.”
 
Noon LifeTalk
8 p.m. Women of Wisdom

Reflector: Sarah Dembek
March 9 John 5:17-30

4 p.m. Project Family Soup Kitchen
6 p.m. Wartburg
8 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration
  
Reflector: Tony Iodice
March 10 John 5:31-47
“I came in the name of my Father.”
 
5:30 p.m. Hospitality Supper

Reflector: Dr. Nyre
March 11 John 7:1-2, 10, 25-30
“I know him, because I am from him, and he sent me.”
 
2 p.m. Abraham House Tutoring
2:30 p.m. Project Bro
March 12 John 7:40-53

9 a.m. St. Bernard Project
Noon Project Sunshine
March 13 John 8:1-11
“Let the one among you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.”
 
6 p.m. Mass
Commissioning of Iona in Mission March trips
March 14 John 8:12-20
“I am the light of the world.”

8 p.m. Prayer Group

Reflector: Alysha Gagnon
March 15 John 8:21-30
I say only what the Father taught me.”
 
Noon Stations of the Cross (no 12:30 p.m. Mass)
6 p.m. Faith on Tap with Br. Gunn (for seniors)
8 p.m. Women of Wisdom
March 16 John 8:31-42
“The truth will set you free.”

6 p.m. Wartburg
  
Reflector: Jeanne McDermott
March 17 John 8:51-59
Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever keeps my word will never see death.” 
 
St. Patrick’s Day
March 18 John 10:31-42
“The Father is in me and I am in the Father.”
March 19 Matthew 1:16, 18-21, 24A
“She will bear a son and you are to name him Jesus.”
March 20 Luke 22:14-23:56
“Father, if you are willing, take this cup away from me; still, not my will but yours be done.”
March 21 John 12:1-11
“Let her keep this [oil] for the day of my burial.”
March 22 John 13:21-33, 36-38
“Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is glorified in him.”
March 23 Matthew 26:14-25
“My appointed time draws near; in your house I shall celebrate the Passover with my disciples.”
March 24 Luke 4:16-21
“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me.”
Holy Thursday
March 25 John 18:1-19:42
“Are you the King of the Jews?”
Good Friday
March 26 Luke 24:1-12
“The Son of Man must be handed over to sinners and be crucified, and rise on the third day.”
March 27 Easter Sunday