The marks of Lent are – Prayer; Fasting and Penance.
Prayer; we encourage people to pray at home and in the Church and attend Sunday and weekday Masses
Fasting; People can opt for some form of abstinence or sacrifice during Lent
The Trocaire Box is very much part of our Lenten observance. We can help others by our sacrifices.
Boxes are available in the Churches.
Penance; involves a change and renewal, the Sacrament of Reconciliation makes a good start to Lent.
Extra Mass for Lent; Mass each Wednesday Evening at 7 pm beginning on Ash Wednesday
The second Wednesday (9th March) will be in connection with the Pro Life.
The third Wednesday will be the Vigil of St Patrick’s Day