Lenten Resources

Lenten Online Offerings 2018

Arts and Faith, Lent, 2018: Enter into a visual prayer experience this Lent with Arts & Faith: Lent. Each week we’ll provide a video commentary about a work of art inspired by the Sunday Scriptures. Use these videos to take a new look at this season of spiritual renewal through the lens of sacred art.” https://www.loyolapress.com/our-catholic-faith/liturgical-year/lent/arts-and-faith-for-lent

Catholic Relief Services: Share the Journey: “As Pope Francis asks us to ‘Share the Journey’ with migrants and refugees aground the world, Catholic Relief Services’ (CRS).” https://www.crs.org/media-center/news-release/lent-crs-rice-bowl-asks-you-share-journey

Creighton Online Ministries, Lent Online Daily Prayer: “We offer resources here to assist our entry into this wonderful season, from our preparing to begin Lent to our preparing to celebrate the holy three days following Lent.” Reflections and Retreats

Dynamic Catholic, Best Lent Ever, 2018: “Starting Ash Wednesday (February 14), you’ll receive daily emails with short inspirational videos from Matthew Kelly, practical tips to incorporate into your everyday life, and personal stories from Dynamic Catholic team members.”

Henri Nouwen 2018 Lent Book Discussion, A Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey: “…journey with us through each week of Lent as we read and discuss this very personal and profound journal from Henri Nouwen.” http://wp.henrinouwen.org/rgroup_blog/

Loyola Press, Living Lent Daily: A Friendship like No Other “This Lent, come to know Jesus as a friend, and experience God’s unbelievable love and generosity toward us. Living Lent Daily is a daily e-mail series designed to help you grow in friendship with God.” https://www.loyolapress.com/our-catholic-faith/liturgical-year/lent/living-lent-daily

Pray-As-You-Go, Daily Reflections: Pray as you go offers a wide variety of special retreats and reflections, from special retreats for Lent and Advent, through to reflections for particular events and on particular people. https://pray-as-you-go.org/go-deeper/

Redeemed Online, “Join us this Lent as we walk through the Gospel of Mark” Get to Know Jesus this Lent with 2-3 Minute Daily Videos on the Gospel of Mark: http://redeemedonline.com/lent/

Archdiocese of Dubuque Pinterest Site, Lenten Ideas: https://www.pinterest.com/dbqarch/

Online Daily Reflections: https://www.dbqarch.org/offices/adult-faith/top-ten-websites/daily-prayer-and-reflections/

Area Lenten Retreats:

American Martyrs Retreat House:

Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center: http://prairiewoods.org/group-retreats/

Shalom Retreat Center: http://www.shalomretreats.org/longer.html

 New Melleray Abbey: https://newmelleray.org/Retreats