Resurrection Catholic Church & School

Celebrating 50 Years Rooted in Faith!

Contact Info

3855 South Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33813
P: 863-646-3556
F: 863-644-8697

Welcome!

Resurrection Catholic Church & School is a vibrant Catholic community that came together in 1963 and continues to grow every day in members and in Faith. Our school has excelled in providing children a rich educational and spiritual environment. Our parish is a warm, encouraging and inspiring place to call home.  We look forward to many years of continuing service in the Lakeland Community.

Nourished by Word and Eucharist, we live to Know, Love and Serve Jesus Christ, the Risen Lord!

Tenebrae

Our Lenten Journey

Fasting, Almsgiving, and Prayer
are the traditional disciplines of Lent.
The faithful and catechumens should undertake these practices seriously in a spirit of penance and of preparation for baptism or of renewal of baptism at Easter.

Please join us as we journey together.

Stations of the Cross
Fridays during Lent after the 7:30 AM Mass, in the Nave (English)
Fridays during Lent at 2:40 PM, in the Nave (English, led by our parish school students)
Miercoles durante la Cuaresma 5:45 PM en la Iglesia antes de la Misa (Spanish)

All You Can Eat Fish Fry
Every Friday during Lent, except Good Friday, 4-7 PM in the Parish Center
Includes beer batter fish, corn meal coated fish, baked fish, fries, coleslaw, fish chowder, vegetables and dessert.
Adults $8, Children $5, 3&Under Free
Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus

Parish Reconciliation Service
Monday, March 23 at 7 PM in the Nave

Marian Stations of the Cross
Friday, March 27 in the Nave from 9 AM - 9 PM

Tenebrae
Sunday, March 29 at 7:30 PM in the Nave

 

Lenten Prayer for Spiritual Renewal

God, heavenly Father, 
look upon me and hear my prayer 
during this holy Season of Lent. 
By the good works You inspire, 
help me to discipline my body 
and to be renewed in spirit. 

Without You I can do nothing. 
By Your Spirit help me to know what is right
and to be eager in doing Your will. 
Teach me to find new life through penance. 
Keep me from sin, and help me live
by Your commandment of love. 
God of love, bring me back to You. 
Send Your Spirit to make me strong
in faith and active in good works. 
May my acts of penance bring me Your forgiveness, 
open my heart to Your love, 
and prepare me for the coming feast 
of the Resurrection of Jesus. 

Lord, during this Lenten Season,
nourish me with Your Word of life 
and make me one 
with You in love and prayer. 

Fill my heart with Your love
and keep me faithful to the Gospel of Christ. 
Give me the grace to rise above my human weakness.
Give me new life by Your Sacraments, especially the Mass. 

Father, our source of life, 
I reach out with joy to grasp Your hand; 
let me walk more readily in Your ways. 
Guide me in Your gentle mercy, 
for left to myself I cannot do Your Will. 

Father of love, source of all blessings, 
help me to pass from my old life of sin 
to the new life of grace. 
Prepare me for the glory of Your Kingdom. 
I ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, Your Son, 
Who lives and reigns with You 
and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever.

Amen.

Mass Times

Please join us!

Weekend Masses
Saturday 4:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am, 10:30 am,
12:30 pm (Spanish), 5:00 pm

Daily Masses
Monday - Friday 7:30 & 9:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am

Celebration of Reconciliation
Saturday 2:45-3:45 pm

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

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