Episcopal Diocese of Washington

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for the world by equipping faith communities,
promoting spiritual growth, and striving for justice

Preparing for Lent 2020

February 12, 2020

As Bishop Mariann shares in her message this week, "Now is a good time to consider what practices Jesus might be putting before you this Lent."

Helpful resources to get you started

  • The Good Book Club - join thousands of people exploring the Gospel of John together in this guided daily practice that culminates on Shrove Tuesday.
  • Ashes to Go - can't make a regular service on Ash Wednesday? We've got you covered. 

Lenten Quiet Days/Mornings

  • "Going Deeper into Prayer in Lent with The Mystic Evelyn Underhill" - the Rev. Dr. Sarah Coakley and the Rev. Charles Hoffacker discuss the challenges and difficulties of the spiritual life in the work of Evelyn Underhill and her spiritual director Dom John Chapman, OSB at Ascension and St. Agnes (map) on Saturday, March 14, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Complimentary parking available. 

Is your parish holding a Lenten Quiet Day? Submit your information and we'll add it to our list

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