As Advent begins, Newman staff are beginning to
plan for . . .Lent!
Lent is a liturgical season of repentance and conversion of
heart in preparation for the celebration of Easter. Ash Wednesday is February
22, 2023; Easter is April 9.
In recent years Newman has offered a “grab bag” of take-home
Lenten resources: the Lenten devotional “black books”, Catholic Relief
Services' Rice Bowls, and a brochure summarizing useful information for Lent at
Newman. We plan on continuing this. Newman has also offered weekly evening gatherings in Church for prayer and reflection; these have been sparsely attended, with about
We want to hear how the Newman Community can help you make
this Lent a time of spiritual deepening in preparation for the celebration of