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Prayers and Devotions for the Seasons of the Church Year

Lenten Season


The Observance of Lent I 

The Observance of Lent II

Journey Cross for Lent

Ash Wednesday

Fasting and Abstinence Guidelines

Stations of the Cross

Lætare Sunday

Passiontide & Holy Week  

Holy Thursday & Stations of the Cross

Christian Seder Meal for Holy Thursday

Good Friday  

Saint Blase, February 3

Saint Ansgar, February 3

Saint Agatha, February 5

Saint Paul Miki and companions, February 6

Saint Jerome Emiliani, February 8

Saint Scholastica, February 10

Our Lady of Lourdes, February 11

Saint Cyril and Saint Methodius, February 14

Saint Valentine, February 14

The Seven Founders of the Order of Servites, February 17

Saint Peter Damian, February 21

Chair of Saint Peter, February 22

Saint Katharine Drexel, March 3

Saint Casimir, March 4

Saints Perpetua and Felicity, March 7

Saint John of God, March 8

Saint Patrick, March 17

Saint Cyril of Jerusalem, March 18

Saint Joseph, March 19

Annunciation, March 25

Saint Francis of Paola, April 2

Saint Isidore, April 4

Saint Vincent Ferrer, April 5

Saint John Baptist de la Salle, April 7

Saint Stanislaus, April 11

Saint George, April 23

Saint Mark, April 25

Saint Peter Chanel, April 28

Saint Louis Mary de Montfort, April 28

Saint Catherine of Siena, April 29

Saint Pius V, April 30


First Confession and First Communion: Documents from the Holy See clarifying the obligation of administering First Confession before First Communion to end errors and abuses of sacramental discipline. (dated 1910-2004)

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE BENEDICT XVI FOR LENT 2011, “You were buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him.” (cf. Col 2: 12)

Misericordia Dei - On the Sacrament of Confession, Apostolic Letter (April 7, 2002)

Holy Water: Lent and Triduum, Response by the Congregation for Divine Worship to the question of removing Holy Water from the Holy Water fonts during Lent, March 14, 2000

Paschalis Sollemnitatis - Circular Letter Concerning the Preparation and Celebration of the Easter Feasts - Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments (January 16, 1988)

Paenitemini (Apostolic Constitution On Penance) Pope Paul VI (February 17, 1966).

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