Lent & Triduum 2016

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Ash Wednesday — 10 Feb 2016

The First Sunday of Lent [C] — 14 Feb 2016

The Second Sunday of Lent [C] — 21 Feb 2016

The Third Sunday of Lent — 28 Feb 2016

The Fourth Sunday of Lent — 6 Mar 2016

The Fifth Sunday of Lent — 13 Mar 2016

Palm Sunday [C] — 20 Mar 2016

Holy Thursday — 24 Mar 2016

Good Friday — 25 Mar 2016

Holy Saturday — 26 Mar 2016

Easter Sunday [C] — 27 Mar 2016

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ASH WEDNESDAY

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
Pope St. Clement to the Corinthians

Homily from St. John Paul II
February 28, 1979

Homily from Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 1, 2006

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
Matthew 6

Lent line art

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THE FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT [C]

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
St. Augustine on the Psalms

Angelus of St. John Paul II
March 4, 1979

Angelus of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
February 21, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
Luke 4

temptations-of-christ.jpg

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THE SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT [C]

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
Pope St. Leo on the Transfiguration

Angelus of St. John Paul II
March 11, 1979

Angelus of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 4, 2012

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
from Luke 9:32 on

fraangelica transfiguration

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THE THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
Scrutinies Gospel – St. Augustine of Hippo

Angelus of St. John Paul II
March 18, 1979

Angelus of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 7, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
Luke 13

moses bush mosaic

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THE FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
Scrutinies Gospel – St. Augustine of Hippo

Homily of St. John Paul II
March 25, 2001 [Year C]

Angelus of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 14, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
from Luke 15:11 on

Prodigal Son Murillo

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THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
St. Athanasius of Alexandria

Homily of St. John Paul II
April 1, 2001 [Year C]

Angelus of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 21, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
John 8

adulteress sand medieval

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PALM SUNDAY [C]

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
St. Andrew of Crete

Homily of St. John Paul II
April 8, 2001

Homily of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
March 28, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
from Luke 19:37 on

Giotto Palm Sunday

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HOLY THURSDAY

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
From an Easter homily by Melito of Sardis, bishop

Homily of St. John Paul II
April 12, 2001

Homily of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
April 1, 2010

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
John 13

Last Supper medieval

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GOOD FRIDAY

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
From the Catecheses by St. John Chrysostom

Address of St. John Paul II
Stations of the Cross-April 13, 2001

Address of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Stations of the Cross-April 22, 2011

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
John 18

Crucifixion - Hortus_Deliciarum,_Die_Kreuzigung_Jesu_Christi

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HOLY SATURDAY

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Scripture Readings from the USCCB
The Easter Vigil

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
From an ancient homily on Holy Saturday

Homily of St. John Paul II
Easter Vigil on April 14, 2001

Homily of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Easter Vigil on April 23, 2011

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
Luke 24

Harrowing of Hell woodcut

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EASTER SUNDAY

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 Scripture Readings from the USCCB

The Second Reading from the Office of Readings
By Melito of Sardis [Easter Monday]

Homily of St. John Paul II
Easter Vigil on March 30, 2002

Homily of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Easter Vigil on April 7, 2012

Excerpt from St. Thomas Aquinas’ Catena Aurea
John 20

Resurrection medieval