Category: Lent

First Sunday of Lent Reflection – Forty Days with the Four Pillars

“This is the time of fulfillment. The kingdom of God is at hand.”Mark 1:12-15 By Jim Lindsay, Catholic Volunteer Network Staff Have you ever experienced times in the wilderness — you know, those occasions when we are in the desert — feeling lost?  Those times can be great opportunities to find out more about ourselves,… Read more »

Ash Wednesday Reflection – Forty Days with the Four Pillars

Lent begins today. This is a sacred and prayerful time for the Church. Catholic Volunteer Network has partnered with Catholic Apostolate Center to bring you a reflection guide that looks at the Lenten season through the lens of our four pillars of spirituality, social justice, simple living and community. Each reflection is written by a… Read more »