This YouTube clip is the perfect introduction to the liturgical season of Lent:
Hearing, Happening, Hoping: Lenten Series 2017 - Journey with God's Word this Lent
Something Different for Lent 2017 - Click here to view this 'DIY Retreat Resource for Busy People' - kindly shared by Frank Brown (PPW with the Clondalkin Parishes). This resource provides lots of ideas that could be incorporated into your classes during the Lenten season.
- Children's Lenten Journey 2017 - Make A Difference
- My Lenten Face - Make A Difference
- 2017 Lenten Garden Resources
- The 2017 Lenten Jelly Bean Challenge - Make A Difference
40Acts - this website offers tonnes of ideas; setting challenges for each day of Lent and much more.
Watch the 40Acts 2017 Campaign Launch Video here and see the following resources from 40Acts:
- Prayer Stations - The 3 A's (40acts),
- Resources for Lenten Assemblies (40acts) and
- 40acts - Resource Pack for use with Young People 2016
Other recommendations, new for 2017:
Daily reflections for Lent 2017 are available from SPCK here.
Take a look at Brendan O'Regan's FaithArts - Art Resources for Lent for inspiration.
Jared Dees offers lessons to support your Lenten journey in the classroom and see 'Prayer Eleven' - Ideas for Lent
Jake and Jenny chat about Lent (download)
Further Useful Links
Busted Halo Lenten Calendar 2015: This link brings you to Busted Halo's 2015 - Fast, Pray, Give. Each day throughout Lent, starting on Ash Wednesday, reveals a Daily Jolt for spiritual contemplation relating to Lent, and new and practical ideas for fasting, prayer and almsgiving.
Lent YouTube Playlist featuring 23 Lenten themed videos including the videos below: