Preparing for Lent at OLC

We will be offering three different programs during Lent this year. We hope that you can fit at least one into your schedule.

Click the title of each program to learn more and to register.

Lent: Stir Up the Spirit that is in You!

Saturday, March 9 @ 9:00 am1:30 pm – This Saturday morning program will use the Pope’s reflections from his latest Apostolic Exhortation “Rejoice and Be Glad” to open us more fully to the Spirit’s leading as we journey through Lent and through life. 

Presenter: Sister Mary O’Brien, CP
Includes lunch

Lenten Retreat Day 

Wednesday, March 20 @ 9:00 am2:00 pm – Take some time during this Lenten season to reflect on your understanding and living of forgiveness and reconciliation as it affects your life.

Bishop Peter Rosazza, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of the Archdiocese of Hartford will be here to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation and Mass.

This Lenten Retreat Day will conclude with Mass in OLC’s chapel at 1:00 pm. Includes lunch.

Presenter: Sister Eileen Fucito, CP

Lenten Evening of Reflection: Memory and the Cross

Wednesday, March 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This Lenten Evening of Reflection will focus on three questions.
1. What as a Christian community do we remember of the Passion of Jesus?
2. Why do we remember it?
3. How do we remember it?

We will conclude our evening with Night Prayer

Presenter: Sister Mary Ann Strain, CP