2 MARCH – ASH WEDNESDAY

Readings:
Joel 2:12-18: Let your hearts be broken, and not your garments torn.

Ps 50:3-6, 12-14, 17: R. Be merciful, O Lord, for we have sinned.

2 Cor 5:20 – 6:2: Be reconciled to God, now is the acceptable time. Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, king of endless glory!
If today you hear this voice, harden not your hearts.

Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, king of endless glory! (Cf Ps 94:8)

Mt 6:1-6, 16-18: Your Father, who sees all that is done in secret, will reward you.