Pathways Through Lent, our annual series of devotions, is a companion in the deeply spiritual time of Lent. Parishioners contribute to this series by writing reflection, sometimes based upon the day’s readings from the Daily Office, and often drawing from their lives’ experiences.
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Saturday after Ash Wednesday [Gregory the Great, Bishop of Rome, 604] Deuteronomy 7:17-26 Psalms 30, 32, 42, 43 Titus 3:1-15 John 1:43-51 ________________________________________________________ I have often highlighted the many strengths of St. John’s Church, not the least of which are our outreach programs both domestic.
Friday after Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 7:12-16 Psalms 31, 35, 95 Titus 2:1-15 John 1:35-42 _______________________________________________ Mark 10:17-31 During the season of Lent, we have the opportunity to take a step back from how we live daily. We may give something up — a food, a.
Thursday after Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 7:6-11 Psalms 37:1-18, 37:19-42 Titus 1:1-16 John 1:29-34 “To Titus, my true son in our common faith. Grace and Peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Savior.” (Titus 1:4) One of the readings for today is a.
Ash Wednesday Jonah 3:1-4:11 Psalms 95, 32, 143, 102, 130Hebrews 12:1-14 Luke 18:9-14A Each of us suffers at some time in life. Suffering may be due to physical pain, mental distress, misfortune, or the experience of an unwanted condition. Though the experience of suffering is universal.
The St. John’s Pathways through Lent Blog will go live on Ash Wednesday: March 9, 2011. Each day, a reflection by a member of St. John’s Church, Lafayette Square in Washington DC will appear. We walk this Lent as companions, meditating together on scripture.