1764) What to Give Up for Lent

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Ecclesiastes 3:6  —  (There is) a time to search and a time to give upa time to keep and a time to throw away.

Judges 2;19b-20a  —  They refused to give up their evil practices and stubborn ways.  Therefore the Lord was very angry…

Galatians 5:22-23  —  The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law.

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Lord, teach me to be generous;
to serve you as you deserve,
to give and not to count the cost,
to fight and not to heed the wounds,
to toil and not to seek for rest,
to labor and not to look for any reward,
save that of knowing that I do your holy will.

–St. Ignatius