Prayer Calendar März 4

Intention for today

That life according to the vows may help us to develop as persons and to attain Christian maturity. (Art.14)

Prayer of intercesion:
We pray for

For all of our deceased brothers, members of our families, friends and benefactors.

That the days of Lent may be a time of greater recollection, silence and awareness of God's presence.

Words of the Founder

...concupiscence of the flesh; not fasting, intemperance; wasting money -- which is all the more reprehensible because there are pressing debts... (Confession Notes, Paris, 6/15/1835)