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Catholic Mom Book Club
Book Recommendations for Lent

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Lent Resources
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Into The Desert:
For Lent
by George Lacey, OSB

This book is a series of reflections the days of lent, based on the daily scripture readings.


The Power of
the Cross: Applying the Passion of Christ
to Your Life

by Michael Dubruiel

Also available through the
Catholic Company - Click here.

Read our complete Catholic Book Spotlight Profile on this selection.


Lent Easter Book (Living and Celebrating Our Catholic Customs and Traditions)

The Lent –Easter Book is designed for use by teachers, DRE’s, parents and any one interested in passing on to children our faith traditions and symbols. The reproducible section contains material that you can use throughout the Lent-Easter season. There is a guide for the Sacrament of Reconciliation that can be reproduced and made by the students. One page plays on the scenes from the Way of the Cross can be used as dramatized prayers, discussion starters, or class plays. Two versions of Stations of the Cross booklets (one for younger children, one for older children) are provided.

Lent: An Uncommon
Love Story

by Antoinette Bosco

An insightful, often poignant reflection on the season of Lent - a season of the Church year that is mirrored by seasons in our lives.

Also available through the Catholic Company - click here.

Read a sample chapter


Lent Resources
Complete Directory of Lent and Easter Products at The Catholic Company


Chocolate for Lent
By Hilary Brand

Using themes from the film Chocolat, this unique approach to the season creates the space for deeper insights into self-discipline, self-giving, conversion, acceptance and maturing in Christ.
Ideal for personal spiritual reading
Perfect for parish Lenten programs, prayer groups, RCIA groups, adult faith formation, or anyone who loves God, movies and chocolate!
Includes material for individual reflection and a complete guide for group leaders.

Quantum Grace:
Lenten Reflections
on Creation and

by Judy Cannato

A book of compelling daily
Lenten reflections. Author Judy Cannato invites us during the season of Lent to look at our beliefs, decisions, and actions and the ways they affect our personal lives and the lives of others.

Quantum Grace:
The Sunday Readings:
 Lenten Reflections
on Creation and

by Judy Cannato

Reflections on the Sunday Readings for the season of Lent.





Death on a Friday Afternoon: Meditations on the Last Words of Jesus from the Cross
by Richard John Neuhaus
Advent & Lent Activities for Children: Camels, Carols, Crosses and Crowns Introduction to the Devout Life
by St. Francis de Sales

Before and After Easter: Activities and Ideas for Lent to Pentecost
Paperback, 64 pages


My Catholic Lent & Easter Activity Book



The Story of the Cross: The Stations of the Cross for Children
Loyola Press, 48 Pages



Lent and Easter in the Domestic Church


The Catholic Parent Book of Feasts: Celebrating the Church Year With Your Family

Big Book of Ideas for Children's Faith Formation: Fun Activities, Projects, Crafts

A Year of Celebration: Experiencing God through the Feast Days of the Church