Third Sunday of Lent
March 24, 2019
The Parable of the Fig Tree 
Readings
Third Sunday of Lent

First Reading
Exodus 3:1-8a, 13-15

Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 103:1-4, 6-8, 11

Second Reading
1 Corinthians 10:1-6, 10-12

Gospel
Luke 13:1-9
Singing Our Faith
During the season of Lent, we sing one of the many settings of the Mass "Ordinary" parts in Latin. Have you ever wondered why? In case you missed it, this article was published in last week's bulletin. read more...

Universal Prayer
We pray for the Gift of the Fear of the Lord: that we will reverence the holy ground on which we stand, and marvel in Christ’s presence in our midst. read more...
Fruits of the Fig: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Sunday Readings
Lent should be for us like the season of reprieve given to the fig tree, a grace period in which we let “the gardener,” Christ, cultivate our hearts, uprooting what chokes the divine life in us, strengthening us to bear fruits that will last into eternity.  read more...
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