Lenten Activities For People

a) participating in the Mass daily or a few days in the week;
b) setting aside some part of my day for personal prayer;

c) reading some Scripture, alone or, better still, with others;

d) setting aside some money that I might spend on myself for meals, entertainment or clothes and giving it to an organization which takes care of the less fortunate in our society;

e) abstaining from smoking, alcohol and other evil addictions;

f) receiving the sacrament of reconciliation in Lent and participating in the “Stations of the Cross” on Fridays;

g) visiting the sick and those in nursing homes and doing some acts of charity, kindness and mercy every day in the Lent.