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Parish Lenten Scripture Study & Faith Sharing

Good Shepherd Parish, Saco
"Romans"

“Romans,” presented by Bill Martel, will be offered on Monday evenings during Lent at St. Joseph Church on 178 Elm Street in Biddeford. The six-week study will be held after a 6 p.m. Mass at the church on February 28 and March 7, 14, 21, 28, and April 4. To register, visit https://goodshepherdparish.us/lent-2022-romans-registration.  


Holy Family Parish, Greenville
"Catholicism" with Fr. Richard Malo

Fr. Richard Malo will host a “Catholicism” series throughout Lent at Holy Family Church on 145 Pritham Avenue in Greenville. The series will be held on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. starting March 3. For more information, call the parish at (207) 695-2262.


Holy Spirit Parish, Wells
The Spirituality of Fasting with Msgr. Charles Murphy

Join Msgr. Charles M. Murphy for a series of one-hour workshops about his book, The Spirituality of Fasting. The workshops will begin on Wednesday, March 9, and continue for five weeks.  The sessions will be held at St. Martha Church, 30 Portland Road in Kennebunk, and will be livestreamed. To register, please call the St. Martha office of Holy Spirit Parish at 207-985-6252. Copies of Msgr. Murphy's book can be purchased at the parish for $10.  


Our Lady of Hope Parish, Portland
Lenten Scriptures and Prayer via Zoom with Fr. Vince Curtin, S.J.

Would you like to pray the daily Scriptures for Lent together? Join Fr. Vince Curtin, S.J., in personally praying for fifteen minutes or more over Lenten Scriptures for Mass using the website www.sacredspace.ie each day. In case you prefer a printed book, you may also use the booklet “Sacred Space for Lent”. It has the same content as the website and is available online at Amazon, Target or from Loyola Press. The sessions will be held on the Wednesdays of Lent via Zoom starting Wednesday, March 9, at 7 p.m. through Wednesday, April 13. To sign up or for more information, call (207) 797-7026.

Scripture Study with Fr. Jack d'Anjou, S.J.

A group will reflect on the Sunday Scriptures each Thursday of Lent at 1:30 p.m. at the parish hall of St. Pius X Church on 492 Ocean Avenue in Portland.


Parish of the Precious Blood, Caribou
"Fearless and Free" Bible Study

“Fearless and Free” is a six-lesson Bible study based on the book of Ephesians set for the parish center at the Parish of the Precious Blood in Caribou starting on Sunday, March 6, at 6 p.m. This study will provide a firm foundation to stand on no matter what life throws your way. With an emphasis on healing and wholeness, the program is personal, transformative, and a great study for Lent. All are welcome. For more information, contact the parish at (207) 768-3671.


Parish of the Transfiguration of the Lord
"Into His Likeness"

A Lenten Adult Faith Sharing Group will meet in the Holy Redeemer Parish Hall, 56 Mount Desert Street in Bar Harbor, on the Fridays of Lent, March 4 - April 8, to reflect upon the theme "Into His Likeness." To reserve a study guide, call Edith at 207-266-9739 or email [email protected]


Prince of Peace Parish, Lewiston
The Gospel of Luke

During Lent, Father Daniel Greenleaf will lead a five-week study of the Gospel of Luke. Each week, there will be a new video that you can watch and study from the comfort of your home, or you are invited to join in person on Monday evenings at Holy Family Church in Lewiston.


St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Jackman
"Catholicism"

Father Richard Malo will lead a presentation of Bishop Robert Barron's "Catholicism," at St. Faustina Church, 370 Main Street, Greenville, on the Sundays of Lent at 5:30 p.m., beginning March 6. For more information, call the parish at (207) 695-2262.


St. Brendan the Navigator Parish, Camden
"Walking with Purpose" Women's Bible Study

A six-week Bible study focused on the “seven priorities” that make life work will be held at St. Brendan the Navigator Parish in Camden on the Tuesdays of Lent (March 8 through April 12) at 6:30 p.m. To register or for more information, contact Christine at [email protected].


St. John Paul II Parish, Scarborough
Ascension Lenten Companion Women's Group

The group, led by Marie Corsello, will meet on the Thursday mornings of Lent at 9:30 a.m. at St. Bartholomew Church (8 Two Lights Road, Cape Elizabeth). The group will pray, share, and allow the Holy Spirit to guide and teach participants along the way.

"Invite the Holy Spirit into Your Life" Women's Faith Sharing Group

Led by Kathy Sheehan, this group will be meeting Mondays during Lent from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Bartholomew Church (8 Two Lights Road, Cape Elizabeth) throughout Lent starting on March 7. The group draws on sacred Scripture, the lives of the saints, and the wisdom of the Church to explore how to grow in each of the fruits of the Spirit.

"Restore" with Michelle Valcourt

Join Michelle Valcourt on Wednesdays in Lent starting on Ash Wednesday, March 2, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church (150 Black Point Road, Scarborough) for this faith sharing opportunity focusing on the book Restore. The group will be encountering God through the natural disciplines of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving through the lens of healing, wholeness, and communion.

St. Augustine's Confessions

A Lenten reading group will gather at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church (150 Black Point Road, Scarborough) on March 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 at 7 p.m. 


St. John Vianney Parish, Fort Kent
Thursday Evening Reflections with Fr. Labrie

Deepen your Lenten journey with Fr. Labrie by gathering for reflections on the upcoming Sunday Gospel passages throughout Lent. The sessions will be held on Thursday evenings from March 3 through April 7 at St. Louis Church on 26 East Main Street in Fort Kent at 7:30 p.m. The sessions will also be livestreamed at the parish website.


St. Joseph Parish, Bridgton and St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Norway
"No Greater Love, a Bibiical Walk through Christ's Passion"

Gather weekly to watch a video and then share a reflection. Sessions will be held on Wednesdays at 8:45 a.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 32 Paris Street in Norway, and at noon during the Lenten soup lunch at St. Joseph Church, 225 South High Street in Bridgton.

St. Mary of the Visitation Parish, Houlton
Adult Faith Sharing

An adult faith sharing group will meet on the Wednesdays during Lent at 6 p.m. at the Prescott home. Join in an evening of freindships, conversation, and the Rosary. Sign up online or call the parish office at 207-532-2871,


St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Bangor
Bishop Robert Barron's The Eucharist

Choose between two sessions - Tuesdays, beginning March 8, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. or Thursdays, beginning March 10, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Both sessions continue for four weeks.


St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Norway and St. Joseph Parish, Bridgton
"No Greater Love, a Biblical Walk through Christ's Passion"

Gather weekly to watch a video and then share a reflection. Sessions will be held on the Wednesdays of Lent at 8:45 a.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 32 Paris Street in Norway, and at noon during the Lenten soup lunch at St. Joseph Church, 225 South High Street in Bridgton.