Liturgical Preparation Aid: Lent, Triduum, and Easter 2022

The Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions is pleased, once again, to provide resources to aid in your preparations for Lent, the Sacred Paschal Triduum, and the Easter Season. The free resource booklet, available for download in both English and Spanish, includes:

  • A full presider text for a celebration of a Rite of Reconciliation of Several Penitents with Individual Confession and Absolution
  • Readings
  • Sample Penances
  • Music Suggestions
  • Frequently asked questions about Lent and the Triduum
  • A liturgical Planning Calendar
  • Lectionary Citations for Year C
  • Preparation sheets for the rites belonging to the Period of Purification and Enlightenment
  • Preparation Sheets for the Sacred Triduum

Please feel free to distribute this link widely to your parishes and schools! We are grateful to the International Commission on English in the Liturgy (ICEL) and the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD) for their kind permission to print and distribute their copyrighted material.

Published by FDLC

Since 1970, the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions has served the clergy and faithful of the dioceses of the United States by providing leadership, scholarship, and resources to aid in the authentic implementation and celebration of the liturgy.