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FAMILY LENTEN THOUGHT APRIL 11. JESUS FALLS THE THIRD TIME

NINTH STATION –  JESUS FALLS THE THIRD TIME NARRATOR 1. WHEN YOU FALL GET UP AND GO ON.  “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.” When I have tried something and failed how often am I willing to try again, or do I give up...

Family Lenten Thought. April 10. Eighth Station

EIGHTH STATION –  JESUS COMFORTS THE WOMEN OF JERUSALEM. NARRATOR 1.  COMFORT THE SAD AND LONELY.  “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.” NARRATOR 2.  Jesus knew he was soon going to die.  He chose this but like us, he...

FAMILY LENTEN THOUGHT APRIL 8.

SIXTH STATION –   VERONICA WIPES THE FACE OF JESUS NARRATOR 1.  BE KIND TO EACH OTHER AS VERONICA WAS.  “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.”Do I care enough about others to go out of my way freely, without being asked...

Adultery and moral standards. Family Lenten Thought April 7

APRIL 7.   SUNDAY LENT 5C After he read the gospel Fr Oliver waited for a few moments and then stood up to preach. “Adultery, adultery, another of these sexual abuse stories, but one that we don’t hear much about these days do we?  It’s clerical abuse of children...

FAMILY LENTEN THOUGHT APRIL 6

FIFTH STATION –   SIMON HELPS JESUS TO CARRY HIS CROSS NARRATOR 1. HELP OTHERS TO CARRY THEIR CROSSES. “Jesus we honour you.” Response “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.”  Do I ever stop to help strangers, maybe someone who is lost or is asking for...

Family Lenten Thought April 5. 4th Station, Jesus meets his Mother.

APRIL 5. STATION 4. JESUS MEETS HIS MOTHER  NARRATOR 1.  SHOW LOVE IN YOUR FAMILY “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.” As a child do I repay my mother and father or those who care for me with love and obedience or with...

Family Lenten Thought April 4. 3rd Station. Jesus falls the first time.

NARRATOR 1.  BE GENTLE WITH THE SICK IN BODY, SPIRIT AND MIND. “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.” Having decided to carry my particular burden with Jesus, I am sometimes weak and fail. No matter how hard I try to be...

April 3. Second Station. Jesus takes up his cross. Family Lenten Thought

JESUS TAKES UP HIS CROSS NARRATOR 1.   ACCEPT YOUR CROSS FOR JESUS CHRIST.  “Jesus we honour you.”  Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.” How do I accept the crosses, the sufferings in my life?  Do I complain when someone asks me to go out of...

1st Station. Jesus is condemned to death. Family Lenten Thought.

APRIL 2. FIRST STATION –  JESUS IS CONDEMNED TO DEATH NARRATOR 1. DO NOT CONDEMN OR JUDGE OTHERS.   “Jesus we honour you.” Response: “Thank you Lord Jesus for all you have done for us.”  How often do I condemn or judge others, unjustly or to keep the peace?  How often...

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