Week of March 2
Scripture: Joel 2:12-13 ‘Yet even now, says the Lord, return to me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning; rend your hearts and not your clothing. Return to the Lord, your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love, and relents from punishing.
YouCat: Question 284 “Why are the Beatitudes so important?”
Question: What are the Beatitudes and how do we live them out?
Virtue: Self-Discipline – Training of ones self, usually for improvement.
Saint: St. John of the Cross
Announcements and Reminders:
Theology of the Body: Strength and Beauty Retreat – rescheduled for 3/7 and 3/8
Rise Up Rally 3/15/14
Pascua Juvenil 4/5-6/14
Archdiocesan Youth Walk 4/26/14
And of course…loads of fun coming this summer as well – stay tuned!
Contact Sarah if you would like more information on any of these events.
Our Lenten journey begins this week. Lent offers us all a very special opportunity to grow in our relationship with God and to deepen our commitment to a way of life, rooted in our baptism.