Books for Lent


Make the most of your Lenten experience with seasonal books from Loyola Press.

 Sacred Space for Lent

Sacred Space for Lent 2017

Sacred Space for Lent invites readers to develop a closer relationship with God during this season of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. What we know and trust about the Sacred Space online prayer experience is now available in a compact print format to heighten our Lent prayer practice in a way that is accessible, engaging, and meaningful to daily life.

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Lenten Meditations 10-Pack

Growing in Friendship with God

This Lent, come to know Jesus, rather than just know about Jesus.

Grounded in Scripture and inspired by Ignatian spirituality, Lenten Meditations: Growing in Friendship with God offers a fresh approach to deepening your friendship with God during Lent. From Ash Wednesday through Easter Sunday, renowned spiritual director William A. Barry, SJ, offers daily reflections that help you enter into a personal and genuine Lenten prayer practice. Step by step and day by day, you will grow towards a more meaningful experience of the Paschal Mystery as you walk with Jesus through the events of Holy Week and Easter Sunday.

If you long for more meaning in your spiritual practice, let Father Barry be your guide to connect more deeply with God the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit this Lent.

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The Ignatian Workout for Lent: 40 Days of Prayer, Reflection, and Action

A follow-up to his wildly popular The Ignatian Workout, Tim Muldoon applies the principles of discernment, reflection, and action to guide readers to grow in love and transform their Lenten experience.

This bite-sized volume provides forty brief exercises—organized according to the four “weeks” of prayer from the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius—and can be used by anyone during Lent to help readers become both hearers and doers of the Word of God.

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Praying Freedom: A Book of Lenten Meditations

With meditations, imaginative techniques, and prayer exercises, Praying Freedom is a Lenten devotional book that can help improve your prayer life and guide you towards spiritual freedom.

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A Book of Lenten Prayers

A Book of Lenten Prayers emphasizes the graces of Baptism and Penance, offers traditional Catholic devotions and prayers that are still relevant and meaningful today, and gives insight into the rich treasury and history of Lenten prayers.

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Praying Lent: Renewing Our Lives on the Lenten Journey

Praying Lent reminds the reader that if we focus too much on what we give up we may miss the message of what God wants to give us during this grace-filled time.

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 Station to Station  

Station to Station: An Ignatian Journey through the Stations of the Cross

This Ignatian exploration of the Stations of the Cross examines Jesus’ response to his own suffering and how his reactions can guide us in difficult times.

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Days of Deepening Friendship: For the Woman Who Wants Authentic Life with God

In forty short chapters, ideal for daily Lenten reflection, Days of Deepening Friendship guides women to explore their unique relationship with God through prayer, imagination, action, and reflection.

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