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24 Hours for the Lord

The 24 Hours for the Lord RESOURCE KIT provides a number of practical ideas and helpful templates to assist parish leadership teams in promoting and facilitating awareness, participation and engagement with the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation.
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Preparing for Lent and Easter 2017

Over 200 parish and school leaders from across the Archdiocese of Melbourne (and wider-Victoria) gathered on Saturday 11 February at the Catholic Leadership Centre for a liturgy planning day in preparation for Lent and Easter. 
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The Scrutinies

Rev. Dr Elio Capra sdb explores the power and the beauty of the prayers of exorcism of the three scrutinies to be celebrated during the third, fourth and fifth Sundays of Lent.

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Music in contemporary culture: Some implications for our celebrations of the Eucharist

Music is integral to our Eucharistic celebrations, and can help participants experience God’s presence. Maeve Louise Heaney examines sacred music’s value for liturgy, and what it can achieve that other art cannot.
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Lent and a New Heart

Anthony Kelly CSsR reminds us that Lent is the time to allow God to 'pluck out' the stony heart of selfishness and to receive a new heart.

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Our ‘bright sadness’: The Eucharist and Christian unity today

Fr Denis Stanley explores eucharistic faith, practice and dialogue among the different Christian churches in relation to our journey to Christian unity.
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VIDEO REFLECTIONS:
The following music videos are provided as part of the Lenten resource, Opening Our Hearts and Minds.
The first video, Stay With Me, is offered as a suggested 'centering prayer' to begin each week.
Opening Hymn Suggestion (all weeks)
Stay With Me
Used as an opening hymn for each week of Lent 
 
Week 1:
Be With Me Lord
Psalm 91, Gather Australia 53
 
Week 2:
Open My Eyes
As One Voice I 166, Catholic Worship Book II, 582
 
Week 3:
Bless The Lord My Soul
As One Voice II 142
 
Week 4:
Create In Us A Clean Heart
As One Voice II 21
 
Week 5:
Create In Us A Clean Heart
As One Voice II 21
 
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