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Daily Mass: Fasting, Prayer and Almsgiving. Catholic Inspiration

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The Lord speaks of three ancient and powerful spiritual practices: fasting, prayer and almsgiving.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 11th Week of the Year

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Ash Wednesday: Cleaning the house of our hearts. Catholic Inspiration

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Ash Wednesday offers us an opportunity to “turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel” as we repent of our sins and embrace time-tested spiritual practices. May this housecleaning of our hearts help us to renew our faith and draw us closer to the Lord and one another.

Mass Readings – Ash Wednesday

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Getting our heads and our hearts ready for Lent. Catholic Inspiration

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We have some time to reflect on what we will do to enter into the spiritual powerhouse of Lent. This presentation offers some practical and classic concepts that can be applied to the unique circumstances of our lives. May we call upon Heaven for help as we prepare for this season of grace!

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Daily Mass: Need spiritual medicine? Give alms. Catholic Inspiration

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The Lord reminds us that almsgiving is a powerful discipline to cleanse our souls.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 28th Week of the Year


Daily Mass: When you fast, pray and give alms. Catholic Inspiration

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Fasting, prayer and almsgiving are non-negotiable in the life of a Christian. The Lord gives us some key insights into these powerful spiritual practices, and by using them we refine our hearts and purify our souls.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 11th Week of the Year

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Ash Wednesday

“Turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel.” May the start of this season of Lent transform our hearts as we draw closer to Christ and one another.

Mass Readings – Ash Wednesday

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Catholic Inspiration Archives

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Lenten Podcast Resources from Catholic Inspiration


Daily Mass: Focusing on the inside. Catholic Inspiration

It’s easy to sometimes focus on externals and miss the spiritual disciplines that are essential. May we take the time today to reflect on where we put effort in our lives as we follow Jesus Christ.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 28th Week of the Year

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Catholic Inspiration Archives


Daily Mass: Pray, fast and give alms…in secret. Catholic Inspiration

Jesus teaches that our actions are accountable to God and not to be done for our own gratification.  Prayer, fasting and almsgiving are powerful ways to live our faith, provided that they are done for God’s glory and not our own.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 11th Week of the Year

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Catholic Inspiration Archives


Daily Mass: Almsgiving and the spiritual life. Catholic Inspiration

Jesus offers a rebuke in the Gospel today with the insight that almsgiving is powerful way we can foster our spiritual life.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 28th Week of the Year

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Catholic Inspiration Archives


Daily Mass: The power of fasting, prayer and almsgiving. Catholic Inspiration

The practices of fasting, prayer and almsgiving are powerful disciplines that the Church has embraced from the teaching of Jesus, and they offer immense power in shaping and guiding our spiritual lives.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 11th Week of the Year

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