Resources for Lent

//Resources for Lent

Resources for Lent

By Rebecca Taylor

We have compiled the following resources to help guide you through the season of Lent. Our Lenten theme for 2019 is Tears: Silence, Sound, and Song.


Prayers and Poems

Collision by Debra Roberts (COTA Member)

Lenten Poems by Malcolm Guite

Where Breath Begins by Jan Richardson

Beloved is Where We Begin by Jan Richardson

A 15th Century Irish Prayer:

O Son of God,

do a miracle or me

and change my heart.

Thy having taken flesh

to redeem me

was more difficult

than to transform

my wickedness.

Lenten Examen

Lenten Prayer of St. Ephrem

Prayer of St. Patrick 


Blog Posts

Lent: A Rookie Anglican Guide

What is Holy Week?

Entering Lent with Intentionality 



The Anima Christi – Trinity Music & Marty Reardon

Lent at Ephesus – Benedictines of Mary

Trinity Music Spotify Playlist

Sacred Ordinary Days Spotify Playlist

The Crucifixion of Jesus – Fernando Ortega

Psalms Live – Shane & Shane


Books (All books are linked to Amazon for ease, but we encourage you to shop your local book stores and other book sellers as well.)

The Merciful Humility of God by Jane Williams

A Way Other than our Own by Walter Bruggemann

O Heavy Lightness by Erin Moon 

Word in the Wilderness by Malcolm Guite

Bread and Wine: Readings for Lent and Easter

Show Me the Way by Henri Nowen

Three Hours: Sermons for Good Friday by Fleming Rutledge

The Crucifixion by Fleming Rutledge

The Seven Last Words from the Cross by Fleming Rutledge



Holy Week Ornaments

Lent with the Jesus Storybook Bible

40 Ideas for Lent

Typography of Tears

By |2019-03-20T14:38:06-05:00March 5th, 2019|COTA Blog|Comments Off on Resources for Lent