Day 1 of Lent : Ash Wednesday

Prayer

Faithful God, trusting in you,

we begin

the forty days of conversion and penance.

Give us the strength for Christian discipline,

that we may renounce evil

and be decisive in doing good.

We ask this through Jesus Christ.

Amen


-taken from Henri Nouwen’s “Show Me the Way: Readings for Each Day of Lent”

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