Sunday, March 20, 2022
The readings for the Third Sunday of Lent for Year C are a call to repent and return to the Lord. The first reading (Exodus 3:1-8A, 13-15) tells of how Moses encountered God in the burning bush. The psalm (Psalm 103: 1-2, 3-4, 6-7, 8, 11) sings of God’s kindness and mercy. In the second reading (1 Corinthians 10:1-6, 10-12) Paul warns us to learn from the past. And in the gospel (Luke 13:1-9) Jesus warns people to change their ways. God gives us many opportunities to grow.
This is a time to think about the sacrament of reconciliation and how to really change our ways. Here are some ideas: