It’s not you, Lent, it’s me

Sometimes I feel like breaking up with Lent. (It’s not you, Lent … really, it’s me.)  It’s not that Lent has done anything wrong (other than being demanding, relentlessly there every, single year, with no regard for my emotional state as I…

Ash Wednesday

In these days, therefore, let us add something beyond the wonted measure of our service . … Let each one, over and above the measure prescribed for him, offer God something of his own freewill in the joy of the Holy Spirit. — St. Benedict