Septuagesima, Sexagesima, Quinquagesima

2019-05-28T15:02:27+00:00February 11th, 2017|

The Church's traditional liturgical calendar gives us the three weeks of Septuagesima, Sexagesima and Quinquagesima to get us in training for Lent, our annual attempt at a forty days spiritual marathon. We start our training by soberly recalling the essential facts of our existence and our destiny: our creation, the Fall, the promise of redemption, the life of grace, the [...]