Lenten Resources

Come to Our Parish Mission

Presence. Sacrifice. Communion.

Our Parish Mission was held Feb. 19-21. View the presentations given by Fr. Justin Kizewski:

Watch Night 1 - PRESENCE

Watch Night 2 - SACRIFICE

Watch Night 3 - COMMUNION (begins with Eucharistic Adoration) 

Here are some opportunities and resources to help you draw ever closer to Jesus. Print our Lenten Spiritual Opportunities for your reference throughout Lent.

Come to Mass 

Ash Wednesday Mass at Resurrection, February 14, at Noon and 6:30 p.m. 

Holy Week at Resurrection

  • Palm Sunday, March 24 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Holy Thursday, March 28 at 7:00 p.m. (Bishop James T. Schuerman will be our Celebrant)
  • Good Friday, March 29 at 1:00 p.m. (Bishop James T. Schuerman will be our Celebrant)
  • Holy Saturday, March 30 at 7:45 p.m.
  • Easter Sunday, March 31 at 8:30 a.m.

See our Lenten Spiritual Opportunities for Mass times during Holy Week at the other parishes in our Cluster. 

Regular Weekly Mass Times at Resurrection

  • Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. (No Mass on Feb. 21 at Resurrection)
  • Friday at 8:00 a.m.

Come to Prayer

Eucharistic Adoration - Wednesdays from 5:15-6:15 p.m. (No Adoration on Wed., Feb. 21) at Resurrection; or visit the West Bend Adoration Chapel. Check out our Eucharistic Adoration web page for some suggested ways to pray or Eucharistic Meditations to use during your time in adoration with our Lord. 

Stations of the Cross - Following the Wednesday evening and Friday morning Masses (No Mass or Stations of the Cross on Wed., Feb. 21). The Stations of the Cross is one of the most simple, yet powerful, ways to prayerfully walk alongside Jesus and encounter him like never before. Click here to dive into this ancient and powerful meditation on the sacrifice of Jesus.

Men of Christ Conference - "Mastering What Matters" Saturday, March 9 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at St. Gabriel Church, Hubertus. Register here

Best Lent Ever - A Historic Journey to Eucharistic Consecration. At critical times throughout Salvation History, God’s people have been invited to consecrate themselves. We are at one of those critical times in history, and consecrating ourselves, our families, our country, and indeed, the whole world to the Eucharist may make all the difference. Join Dynamic Catholic now for BEST LENT EVER and be one of the first people in history to go on this journey! Sign-up here

My Daily Visitor: Lent 2024 - Find Christ's Peace Reflect, pray, and live this Lenten season with My Daily Visitor. This handy resource helps you to begin each day with quick and easy Scripture-focused reflection, prayer, and achievable actions to make the most of Lent. Sign-up here 

40 Days in the Desert: A Lenten Journey with Our Lord - Reflections for the Lenten season that are based on Jesus’ forty days in the desert. Beginning with Jesus’ time preparing for His ministry, meditations on the seven capital sins and Holy Week complete the forty days. Read online.

One Percent Prayer - Take 1% of your day to get to know Jesus better. The One Percent Prayer Audio Guide walks you through fifteen minutes of prayer with Scripture and up to 5 minutes of how to live it out today. The prompts and silences help you grow more comfortable listening for God to speak and speaking to Him from your heart.

Come to Reconciliation

Individual Confessions - Wednesdays from 5:15-6:15 p.m. (No Confessions on Wed., Feb. 21 at Resurrection)

Washington County Lenten Day of Reconciliation - March 20 at St. Peter - 9 hours (9 a.m. - 6 p.m.) for the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Muliple confessors available throughout the day. Pray, Reconcile, Rejoice!

Other Resources

Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl - Join our faith community—and nearly 13,000 Catholic communities across the United States— in a transformative Lenten journey with CRS Rice Bowl. Pick up your family’s CRS Rice Bowl from one of the church entrances. During the 40 days of Lent, reflect on the impact of global hunger and climate change on vulnerable communities around the word, and pray, fast and give alms to help our sisters and brothers in need. Visit crsricebowl.org to learn more. Please return to church by Palm Sunday (March 24, 2024) or to the Emmaus Center by March 17. 

Palm Folding Directions:

FORMED provides Catholic content from more than 75 organizations to help Catholics explore their faith from anywhere. They have collections that include programs (like the entire series of Bishop Robert Barron's "Catholicism"), Catholic movies (stories of saints), videos for children (such as Brother Francis animated videos), audio (CD's of talks from Lighthouse Catholic Media), and even books to read (writings of the Pope) available direct to our browser, mobile or connected device. The parish pays the subscriptioin fees so all of us as parishioners can watch for free. See the St. Peter website to learn how to create your free account

The Chosen is a television show about the Life of Christ. It is being praised for its accurate and engaging storytelling. The Chosen is free to watch on Roku, FireTV, AppleTV, iOS, AndroidTV on Angel Studios or Tubi.

Additional Web Resources - Check out a variety of links to additional Catholic resources available on the web.

A Complete Guide to Catholic Lent - A resource available from Dynamic Catholic

“Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.”  Matthew 11:28