Tag: Lent

Watch: ‘Jesus wants us to take care of our health’ –...

Citing Sunday's Gospel reading which was on the raising of Lazarus, Archbishop Scicluna noted that while at the time He had told Lazarus to wake up and come out, in such times, Jesus is telling us to remain safe inside our homes.

Prayer Spaces for Lent

Prayer Spaces in Schools enable children and young people, of all faiths and none, to explore life questions, spirituality and faith.

Lent pilgrimage sees 70 statue-carriers

70 statue-carriers participated in the penitential Lent pilgrimage held today, on People's Sunday, in Żabbar.

Pope, blaming a cold, skips Lent retreat for first time in...

As of late Saturday night, the Vatican said that the pope would be taking part in the retreat, indicating that the decision to skip it was a last-minute one. The retreat was due to start on Sunday afternoon.

Fasting for the ecology

For as long as I can remember, the observance of Lent has been a strict rule in my family. Particular emphasis was laid on fasting, even if, this got laxer with generations.

Vox Pop: Will you be fasting this lent?

Newsbook.com.mt went around the University of Malta and Valletta to ask the public whether they would be fasting for lent. The respondents were asked whether they would be fasting for lent and if yes, if they would be following Pope Francis' appeal to refrain on getting angry at others.

Pope leads world’s Catholics into Lent at Ash Wednesday rite

The pope presided at a traditional service leading a procession between two churches on the streets of Rome and saying Mass, opening the 40-day season that leads to Easter.

Easter traditions from around the world

Catholics around the world are celebrating the Christ's resurrection from the dead or Easter, which also marks the end of the Holy Week and...

Eight adults to receive Sacraments of Initiation on Easter Vigil

Archbishop Charles Scicluna will administer the Sacraments of Initiation to eight adults hailing from Malta, China, Hungary, Spain, Czech Republic, Russia and Turkey on...

Photos: ‘Are we fostering aggression, racism or hate?’ – Archbishop Scicluna

Archbishop Charles Scicluna asked the faithful whether through their actions they are professing their values, during his homily on Friday.Mgr Scicluna was delivering his...