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Mar 1, 2022

Meet Jesus in a Deeper Way This Lent | Ash Wednesday | The Ascension Lenten Companion

What are you hungry for this Lent? The one thing that will satisfy our hearts is not a thing at all—it’s a person. The person of Jesus Christ. When we fall in love and stay in love with Jesus, it changes everything in our lives. This Lent, we won’t just learn about Jesus—we will get to know him on a personal level. And we will never be the same.

God wants to give you more. How will you respond this Lent?

Fr. Mark Toups, an experienced spiritual director, leads readers inward to invite the Lord to heal those areas where they need it most. He follows the same format that more than a hundred thousand people enjoyed in Advent with his popular Rejoice! journals. Readers will receive daily guidance as well as supplemental videos, to help enter more deeply into Lent and remain focused throughout the season.

Get your physical copy or e-book of the Ascension Lenten Companion: Year C

Meet Fr. Mark Toups

Ordained in 2001, Fr. Mark Toups is a priest for the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, where he serves the Diocese as Director of Seminarians. In addition, Fr. Toups works with the Institute for Priestly Formation, specializing in communications, development, and spiritual direction.

Fr. Toups has also served as pastor of St. Lucy’s Catholic Church in Houma, LA and St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Thibodaux, LA. He received his Master’s of Divinity from Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans. A college graduate of Nicholls State University, he is a native of Houma, LA.

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