'Pilgrim Journeys: The Beatitudes', has been chosen by the Archbishop of York as his recommended book for the 40 days of Lent

Written by Bishop Steven Croft, co-author of the Pilgrim Course, the Pilgrim Journeys: The Beatitudes, provides a short daily reflection, a Bible reading, a prayer and suggested response.  Throughout the season of Lent, the reflections are based on the Beatitudes, as taught by Jesus.

Published by Church House Publishing- ISBN-13: 9781781401118 - the booklet is available to buy both online and in bookshops.

Daily extracts are available here

  1. A bunch of straw with a church just visible in the background

    LentPlgrim Day 16: Jesus the prophet

    21/03/2019

    'Blessed are those who hunger and thirst after righteousness, for they shall be satisfied...'

  2. Someone looking through a rack of clothes

    LentPilgrim Day 15: New clothes

    20/03/2019

    'clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience...'

  3. Logo - Purple Lent written above green pilgrim. Palm leaf sits above the r of pilgrim and there is a pathway going from the foreground to the letter r.

    LentPilgrim Day 14: Thanksgiving

    19/03/2019

    In praise we bow down before God and remember our place in the world...

  4. A person holding aloft a gold trophy

    LentPilgrim Day 13: Greatness

    18/03/2019

    Act: Carry out at least one secret act of service today...

  5. A pair of feet being washed by someone else

    LentPilgrim Day 12: Washing feet

    17/03/2019

    Pray - wash me from my wickedness and cleanse me from my sin...

  6. Logo - Purple Lent written above green pilgrim. Palm leaf sits above the r of pilgrim and there is a pathway going from the foreground to the letter r.

    LentPilgrim Day 11: Meekness

    16/03/2019

    'Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth...'

  7. A large standing cross on the top of a hill with mountains behind

    LentPilgrim Day 10: The last word of all

    15/03/2019

    'Who will separate us from the love of Christ?...'

  8. Someone receiving a bowl of hot food from a person serving from a large saucepan

    LentPilgrim Day 9: Following Jesus

    14/03/2019

    Pray for those who will cross your path today by chance who need mercy and grace...

  9. Clergy arm and hand rests on the top of a closed coffin with flowers on it

    LentPilgrim Day 8: Sorrow and Joy

    13/03/2019

    'Jesus began to weep...'

  10. Close up of someone holding another's hand

    LentPilgrim Day 7: Compassion in action

    12/03/2019

    Compassion in action - 'moved with pity...'


Source URL: https://www.archbishopofyork.org/priorities/discipleship/lent-reflections-2019/lent-reflections-2019/317

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