Type
Word Search
Description

REFLECTION
COMMITMENT
NEEDINESS
HUNGER
SURRENDER
TEMPTATION
GRACE
JESUS
SACRIFICE
ABSTAIN
ORTHODOX
VEGETARIAN
CATHOLIC
RETREAT
PREPARATION
DISCIPLINE
SPIRITUAL
PROTESTANT
CHRISTIAN
BIBLICAL
FAITHFUL
FRIDAY
THIRST
FORTYDAYS
HOLYSPIRIT
SUNDAY
WEDNESDAY
FASTING

lent Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Easter Season Lent
Special Day Palm Sunday
do not eat fasting
on your knees praying
happy day good friday
dust to dust ash wednesday
sorry for sins repent
hand over passover
holy day sabbath
Type of Religion Catholic
Nailed to the cross cruicify
Jesus' crew disciples
the tree Jesus was nailed to cross
Jesus' mother mary
Jesus was buried in a tomb
last week of Lent holy week
to give up something for something else sacrifice
to stay away from something abstain
jesus' road to crucifixion stations of the cross
color of lent purple

Ash Wednesday Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Ash Wednesday is not a holy day of ___________________________. Obligation
The priest marks each worshipper on the forehead and says, "Remember you are ____________ and unto ____________ you shall return." Dust
The ashes used in this ceremony are made by burning the remains of the palms blessed on this day of the previous year. Palm Sunday
The ashes also symbolize death and so remind us of our ___________________. Mortality
Ash Wednesday occurs this many days before Easter, not including Sundays. Forty
Ash Wednesday is the first day of this Liturgical Season. Lent
Ashes are a symbol of penance made sacramental by the blessing of the Church, and they help us to develop a spirit of humility and ______________________. Sacrifice
Lent is a season of _____________, reflection, and fasting, which prepares us for Christ's Resurrection on Easter Sunday, and through which we attain redemption. Penance
This is required on Ash Wednesday. Abstinence
This is also required on Ash Wednesday. Fasting
The signing is done with ashes because ashes are a biblical symbol of _______________ and penance. Mourning
The priest, dipping his thumb into blessed ashes, marks the forehead with this. Sign of the Cross

Lent Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Cross
Rejection
Arrest
Denial
Crucifixion
Betrayal
Garden
Example
Washing Feet
Last Supper
Disciples
Peter
Good Friday
Holy Thursday
Palm Sunday
Jerusalem
Holy Week
Ash Wednesday
Ashes
desert
Jesus
forgiveness
penance
prayer
almsgiving
fasting
forty days

Lent Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

easter sunday
purpose
passion
Repent
reflection
Bible
strength
clarity
sin
resurrection
forty days
Palm Sunday
Holy Week
Jesus
sacrafice
journey
ash wednesday
cross
fasting
Prayer
almsgiving

Ash Wednesday Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

PALM SUNDAY
GOOD FRIDAY
MOURNING AND PENANCE
The ashes used in this ceremony are made by burning the remains of the palms blessed on the Palm Sunday of the previous year. PALM SUNDAY
Ash Wednesday occurs forty days before Good Friday. GOOD FRIDAY
Abstinence is required during Ash Wednesday. ABSTINENCE
Fasting is required during Ash Wednesday. FASTING
The signing is done with ashes because ashes are a biblical symbol of mourning and penance. MOURNING AND PENANCE
The priest, dipping his thumb into ashes previously blessed, marks the forehead with the Sign of the Cross. CROSS
Ash Wednesday is not a holy day of obligation. OBLIGATION
The minister or priest marks each worshipper on the forehead, and says remember you are dust and unto dust you shall return, or a similar phrase based on God's sentence on Adam in Genesis 3:19. DUST
The ashes also symbolize death and so remind us of our mortality. MORTALITY
Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent. LENT
Ashes are a symbol of penance made sacramental by the blessing of the Church, and they help us develop a spirit of humility and sacrifice. SACRIFICE
It is a season of penance, reflection, and fasting which prepares us for Christ's Resurrection on Easter Sunday, through which we attain redemption. SUNDAY
The ashes used in this ceremony are made by burning the remains of the palms blessed on the ____ ______ of the previous year. PALMSUNDAY
Ash Wednesday occurs forty days before ____ ______. GOODFRIDAY
__________ is required during Ash Wednesday. ABSTINENCE
_______ is required during Ash Wednesday. FASTING
The signing is done with ashes because ashes are a biblical symbol of mourning and _______. PENANCE
The priest, dipping his thumb into ashes previously blessed, marks the forehead with the Sign of the _____. CROSS
Ash Wednesday is not a holy day of __________. OBLIGATION
The minister or priest marks each worshipper on the forehead, and says remember you are ____ and unto ____ you shall return, or a similar phrase based on God's sentence on Adam in Genesis 3:19. DUST
The ashes also symbolize death and so remind us of our _________. MORTALITY
Ash Wednesday is the first day of ____. LENT
Ashes are a symbol of penance made sacramental by the blessing of the Church, and they help us develop a spirit of humility and _________. SACRIFICE
It is a season of penance, reflection, and fasting which prepares us for Christ's Resurrection on ______ ______, through which we attain redemption. EASTERSUNDAY

Lenten Word Find Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Confession
Love
Divine Mercy
Passion
Veronica
Mary
Good Thief
Stations
Forty Days
Last Supper
Catholic
Good Friday
Sacrifice
Crown of Thorns
Cross
Crucifix
Fasting
Jesus
Purple
Prayer
Palm Sunday
Ashes
Lent
Alms

Liturgical Year Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is what we call the church year liturgical year
Begins the liturgical year advent
Starts with the celebration of the birth of the son of God christmas
We remember that Jesus suffered, died, and rose from the dead Lent
means "three days'' Triduum
Begins on Easter Sunday Easter
Held on the 7th Sunday after Easter Pentecost
when Jesus rose from the dead Resurrection
Falls between Summer and Fall Ordinary Time
Christmas falls in this season winter
Lent and Easter falls in this season spring
Lent begins on this day Ash Wednesday
First Sunday after Pentecost Trinity Sunday
this color represents Ordinary Time Green
This color represents Advent and Lent Purple
These colors represents Christmas and Easter White and Gold
Making a small sacrifice by not eating during the day to symbolize the sacrifices that Jesus made for us Fasting
The feast of Christ the King is celebrated on the last ______ of Ordinary Time Sunday
A special day to praise God for giving us his creation Sabbath
This man is the reason for the seasons Jesus Christ

Lent Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

REMEMBER
CROSS
SACRIFICE
LOVE
SEASON
JESUS
PREPARE
ASH WEDNESDAY
FOLLOW
FORTY DAYS
PURPLE
SPRING
PENANCE
PALMS
HOLY WEEK
PALM SUNDAY

Lenten Season Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What comes after Lent? (2 words no space) HolyWeek
What is often practiced by individuals during the Lenten Season? Fasting
Holy Week begins with ________ Sunday Palm
How many days are observed in Lent (not including Sundays) forty
Lent is "a time to reflect upon baptism, a time for rebirth and renewal in preparation for the celebration of ______." Easter
What is the first day of Lent? (2 words no space) Ashwednesday
What is the "color" of the Lent season? Violet
The day before Easter is called Easter _____. Vigil
"Lord have ______, Christ have _____, Lord have ______." (one word) mercy
"Sola Gratia" translated in english means? (2 words no space) GraceAlone
The word Septuagesima means _____ days before Easter. seventy
The word Sexagesima means _____ days before Easter. sixty
The word Qunitagesima means ____ days before Easter. fifty
Pre-Lent focuses on this theme. (hint: free gift) Grace
The word Lent means? spring
On this Night Jesus instituted "a memorial" of his Passion in the Lord's Supper. _________ Thursday. Maundy
Easter is the day acknowledging Christ's ________. resurrection
The Day of Christ's Crucifixion. _____ Friday Good
"Remember: You are _____ and to _____ you shall return" (one word) dust
Ashes come from ________(s) that were blessed on ______ Sunday the year before. (one word) Palm
How many Sundays are "in" Lent but not "of" it. five
The color representing Good Friday is? Black
Lent is the season of _________ Repentance
What is drawn on your forehead by Pastor on Ash Wednesday? Cross
What word is not said during the Lenten season Alleluia
The Triduum consists of _____ days. three
"I, a poor, miserable ________," sinner
"I believe in on God, the ___________ Almighty, maker of heaven and earth" Father
"Create in me a clean _________ O God," heart
"Restore unto me the joy of Thy ___________,and up hold with Thy free spirit." salvation
"and lead us not into ____________, but deliver us from evil." temptation
"and was ___________ also for us under Pontius Pilate." crucified
New ___________ that I give to you. Command
_______ one another as I have _______(ed) you. (one word) Love
"Let my prayer be counted as ___________ before you," incense
"So Jonah arose and went to _________, according to the word of the Lord." Nineveh
Traditionally we leave Good Friday service in ___________. silence
Palm Sunday is also known as Sunday of the ___________. Passion
"and the lifting up of my hands as the evening _________!" sacrifice
"__________ be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit. glory
"I said, I will ________ my transgressions unto the Lord. confess
"He __________ and was buried." suffered
"And the ______ day He rose again according to the Scriptures" third
"I acknowledge one Baptism for the remission of _______," sins

Lent Word Unscramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

Jesus
Palm Sunday
Ash Wednesday
Church
Maundy Thursday
Good Friday
Lent
Purple
Tradition
Celebration
Easter
Resurrection
Holy Week
Catholic
Fasting