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Lent 2020

Live Lent

The Church of England’s national digital team have just launched details of the 2020 Lent and Easter campaigns.   The following resources should help your church mark these important seasons in the Church calendar:


  • Care of God's Creation two booklets one for Adults and one for Children.
  • Saying Yes to Life - the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Lent Book for 2020, Dr Ruth Valerio imaginatively draws on the Days of Creation in Genesis 1 to lift our focus from everyday concerns to issues that are affecting millions of lives around the world.

  • Other free resources are available from the Church of England website along with the opportunity to sign up to daily reflections here.

The Revd Cannon Sandie Barton has produced a Lent Study Notes to support 'Saying Yes to Life' please download a copy here.


Bishops' Lent Appeal

Please visit this page to find out about the Bishops' Environment Appeal.


Further resources

The Living Faith in Suffolk Lent courses are free to download here:

Living Lent 1 | PDF - a five session course for small groups looking at traditional themes of Lent

Living Lent 2: Who is this Jesus? | PDF - daily reflections from Ash Wednesday to Easter Day

Living Lent with Mark | PDF - a six session course for use by individuals or groups reflecting on the Passion narrative in Mark's Gospel.