Reflection on Lent – Fr Chris Denham

It is always worth paying attention to the Preface at Mass. That is the prayer that the priest reads after the dialogue that begins โ€œThe Lord be with you; and with your spirit. Lift up your hearts, etc.โ€ There are different ones for the seasons of the year and different options for each season. They often contain a summary of what is most important about the feast we celebrate. The first Preface of Lent, which we will hear a number …