What is the most important question in the world? Surely, it must be ‘Who is Jesus Christ?’ Note, not who was Jesus Christ, because ever since the Son of God rose from the dead at Easter, baptised Christians form one body, one spirit, one heart with the living Lord. In a retreat we take time aside to advert more consciously to this real personal presence of Jesus with us and in us.

“Only when we meet the living God in Christ do we know what life is. We are not some casual and meaningless product of evolution. Each of us is the result of a thought of God. Each of us is willed, each of us is loved, each of us is necessary. There is nothing more beautiful than to be surprised by the Gospel, by the encounter with Christ. There is nothing more beautiful than to know Him and to speak to others of our friendship with Him.”

Pope Benedict XVI

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The Sacred Space hopes that they can help people on their Lenten journey. Visit their website at sacredspace.ie. The retreat will be available to use online or by printing it. You can download a PDF version by clicking here.

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  1. Carmela says:

    Thank you for this Lenten retreat. I appreciate the choice of articles that you have chosen on Pope Benedict XVI and also the Akita story of Amb. Howard Q. Dee. To encounter Christ changes and transforms us.
    May I ask that you include in the next update the talk of Father Catalino Arevalo on God’s greatest Power is His Mercy and Forgiveness. Thank you. I pray that Our Blessed Mother will pray for you and may the Holy Spirit keep inspiring you to do this blessed work of evangelization using the words of Pope Benedict XVI through the internet. To God be the Glory.

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