He will give life to your mortal bodies

5th Sunday of Lent

Penance Services

Marketing

     Repeat 7 times
Confession
     Eucharist

Gospel / Raising of Lazarus
Jesus says over and over again
“Perturbed” and “deeply troubled”

Resurrection

Do You Believe?

4th Sunday of Lent
Miracle / man born blind
Siloam
God saw this day coming
It’s all about faith
    Do you believe?

Catholics / new Catholics
Sacraments

    Jesus uses physical matter to bring supernatural power
    Same power as in miracle
Do you believe?

When we finally hear God, it changes us

3rd Sunday of Lent
Language

At well

    Woman goes for drinking water
Jesus goes for her soul

Water / Spirit

Conversion
Heart
Identity

    Faith
Leads to other conversions

Ms Duchess (RCIA)
Like the woman at the well
     “Give me this bread!” (Eucharist)

It’s good that we are here

2nd Sunday in Lent
One place in the world you’d want to be?
On the mountain @ Transfiguration
   “It’s good that we are here”
   Awesome / Glory
Life in Christ
   It’s good that we are here
   Peace, happiness, joy
The gift of the present
   Mass / Eucharist
   Grace

Filled with the Holy Spirit

1st Sunday of Lent
Ash Wed
Ninevites
Fasting / repentance

Christ

    Model for fasting; spiritual and physical
    Filled with the Holy Spirit
    On his game: strong and clear-minded
    Able to see lies of devil and resist his temptations

“Filled with the Holy Spirit”

     Eucharist
Go all in on Lent / “no one who believes in him will be put to shame”

Hypocrites are hyper-critical

8th Sunday
Bill Murray

Actors

Hypocrites

Hyper-critical

Store of goodness

Blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord

6th Sunday
Msgr Al Schwartz
    Poverty of Christ
“Blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord”
Poor
    Fruitfulness / Success
    Vertical / Horizontal
“Blessed are the poor”
Promises – next lifeResurrection / Eucharist

Lord, I am not worthy

5th Sunday
Unworthiness / Call
     2 Thess 1
Unworthiness / presence, power of God
     Readings
God’s Word makes us worthy
    Unworthy, too
Worthy of the Cross

Love Rejoices With the Truth

Examination of Conscience (1 Cor 13)
Love

Love rejoices with the truth
Relativism (does not)
Culture
Church

Christ is love