Act of Contrition
My God, I am sorry for my sins with all my heart.
In choosing to do wrong and failing to do what is right,
I have sinned against you whom I should love above all things,
I firmly intend, with Your help,
to do penance,
to sin no more,
and to avoid whatever leads me to sin.
We often make judgements about people based on how we see them. It is only when we get to know someone well that we can really understand and recognise the person they truly are. This week, make an effort not to make snap judgments about others. Instead, take the time to speak to them and increase your understanding of who they truly are.
This year CAFOD challenge us to do a walk for water during Lent, during which people walk 10000 steps per day and gain sponsorship for their activity. The money is then used to transform the lives of those people in the world who do not have access to water by supplying water containers, build water pumps or maintain pumps. Is this something you could join in with? 10000 steps may be too much for you, but perhaps you could pledge to walk a shorter distance each day to raise money