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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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Daily Mass: Fasting and prayer that leads to action. Catholic Inspiration

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Having returned to Jerusalem, Paul & Barnabas are chosen for a mission after an extensive period of fasting and prayer.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 4th Week of Easter

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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: Fasting and prayer in a dynamic Church. Catholic Inspiration

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The reading from Acts shows the how disciples of the growing, dynamic, early Church discerned God’s will through fasting and prayer.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 4th Week of Easter

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Monday Conversation: Fasting and Abstinence. Catholic Inspiration

Fasting and Abstinence are ancient disciplines that can dramatically enhance our spiritual life. Fr. Andrew offers some practical tips to bring these tools into our own unique circumstances today.

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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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Daily Mass: The power of fasting. Catholic Inspiration

Fasting is an ancient in the Church that has helped countless Christians grow closer to Christ and one another. May we examine how this discipline can empower us today.

Mass Readings – Friday after Ash Wednesday

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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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Lenten Podcast Resources from Catholic Inspiration


Daily Mass: What is the Lord teaching us today? Catholic Inspiration

Throughout our lives there are many spiritual lessons to be learned.  Whether it’s repentance or rejoicing, suffering or celebration, fasting or feasting.  God calls us to discern what we need today…and then ask the Lord for the grace to respond.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 13th Week of the Year

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