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First Sunday of Lent - Waters of judgement that also bring us to life

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Saturday after Ash Wednesday

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Stations of the Cross: Jesus Takes Up His Cross

Friday, February 24, 2012

Br Nicholas Crowe offers a reflection on the Second Station of the Cross, which will be delivered in the priory church this evening and which has been specially pre-recorded for Godzdogz: Read more

Thursday after Ash Wednesday

Thursday, February 23, 2012
Deut. 30:15-20, Ps. 1:1-4,6, Lk. 9:22-25 Read more

Stations of the Cross at Blackfriars

Thursday, February 23, 2012
The Dominican student brothers will lead the Stations of the Cross every Friday in Lent (but not Good Friday) in the priory church in Oxford at 5:15pm. All who are able to come will be most welcome; for those further away, a video of the talk given by a different brother each week on one of the stations will be put up on Godzdogz. Read more

Godzdogz Lenten Retreat 2012

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
As has become usual over the past few years, the Godzdogz team will be offering daily reflections through Lent on the Mass readings of the day, except on Fridays, when instead we will be bringing you a specially recorded video of a reflection on a different Station of the Cross each week. The Sunday reflections will also be offered in the form of a podcast. We hope our readers will find this useful, and wish you all a blessed Lent.

Ash Wednesday - ‘Blow the trumpet in Zion!’

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Readings: Joel 2: 12-18; Psalm 50(51); 2 Corinthians 5:20-6:2; Matthew 6: 1-6, 16-18 Read more

Book Recommendations for Lent

Monday, February 20, 2012
In preparation for Lent, the Godzdogz team have put together a few suggestions for books to read during the coming season: Read more
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