God of compassion, give me the wisdom and humility to acknowledge my sins and failings and to ask forgiveness.
For those whose actions or attitudes have distanced them from God or from friends and family, that this season may be a time of healing and reconciliation.
Conclude Your Prayer With:
Lord, may my Lenten practices increase my love for you and deepen my confidence in the great love you have for me.
Daily Scripture Reflection:
“Therefore, if you bring your gift to the altar. First go and there recall that your brother has anything against you, leave your gift there at the altar. First go and be reconciled with your brother, and then come and offer your gift.” –Matthew 5:23-24