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The Essential Lenten Handbook
The Essential Lenten Handbook

The Essential Lenten Handbook: A Daily Companion, published by Liguori Publications, is a fabulous one-stop resource for all your Lenten needs.  It is divided into 6 sections.   The first is on the meaning and history of Lent.   The next is on traditional practices of Lent, including in depth information on the Stations of the Cross, Lenten Meditations, the Lenten Reconciliation Service, as well as information on Confession, Adoration and other little known devotions.   The third section is on St. Alphonsus Liguori’s Rule of Life, while section four centers on traditional prayers in Lent.

If you’re looking for some more modern Lenten resources, you will find what you are looking for in the next section.  Section five covers modern practices and prayers including a version of the Way of the Cross for use with families that have small children.   Section six continues by providing daily Lenten meditations for each of the Cycles in the Novus Ordo calendar.

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Book Review – The Essential Lenten Handbook

The Essential Lenten Handbook: A Daily Companion, published by Liguori Publications, is a fabulous one-stop resource for all your Lenten needs.  It is divided into 6 sections.   The first is on the meaning and history of Lent.   The next is on traditional practices of Lent, including in depth information on the Stations of the Cross, Lenten Meditations, the Lenten Reconciliation Service, as well as information on Confession, Adoration and other little known devotions.   The third section is on St. Alphonsus Liguori’s Rule of Life, while section four centers on traditional prayers in Lent.

If you’re looking for some more modern Lenten resources, you will find what you are looking for in the next section.  Section five covers modern practices and prayers including a version of the Way of the Cross for use with families that have small children.   Section six continues by providing daily Lenten meditations for each of the Cycles in the Novus Ordo calendar.

  • Mike

    We live in an Age that is increasingly without thoughtfulness and without discipline. Maybe that explains some of it, sadly.

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