Pray with Archbishop Romero with Words from His 1980 Lenten Homily

Nov 4, 2020

Connecting Faith with Contemporary Challenges

Welcome to Peace Church, where we invite you to join us in prayerful reflection with the powerful words from Archbishop Romero's 1980 Lenten Homily. This unique opportunity allows us to embrace the timeless message of Archbishop Romero and its relevance in today's world. As members of the "Community and Society - Faith and Beliefs" category, we believe that faith can inspire positive change and promote peace within our communities.

The Legacy of Archbishop Romero

Archbishop Oscar Romero, known for his profound commitment to social justice, became an icon of peace during a time of political turmoil in El Salvador. His 1980 Lenten Homily, which we honor and celebrate, encapsulates his unwavering dedication to the marginalized, oppressed, and downtrodden. Romero's words continue to inspire and challenge us to work towards a more just and compassionate society.

Exploring the Lenten Homily

In his Lenten Homily, Archbishop Romero emphasized the importance of standing up for truth, advocating for the poor, and valuing human dignity. His unwavering faith in God and commitment to social justice serve as a guiding light for our community at Peace Church. We invite you to read and reflect upon the Lenten Homily in its entirety on this page.

The Relevance of Romero's Message

Archbishop Romero's message holds significant relevance in today's world, as we continue to face numerous challenges and injustices. His call to address poverty, inequality, violence, and oppression resonates deeply with our mission at Peace Church. Through prayer and reflection, we aim to channel Romero's courage and conviction into meaningful action within our local and global communities.

Joining in Prayer at Peace Church

At Peace Church, we welcome individuals from all walks of life to come together in prayerful solidarity. Join us in embracing the themes of justice, peace, and love, as emphasized by Archbishop Romero in his Lenten Homily. Together, we strive to create a transformative faith community that promotes understanding, compassion, and positive change.

Reflecting on Romero's Message Today

The words of Archbishop Romero's 1980 Lenten Homily continue to resonate with people around the world. In an era marked by social and political challenges, his message of compassion, inclusivity, and unwavering faith brings hope and encouragement. By engaging with his profound words, we gain insight into how we can navigate today's complex issues and work towards building a more just and peaceful society.

Building a Peaceful Future

As members of Peace Church, we are committed to continuing Archbishop Romero's legacy by actively advocating for justice and peace within our communities. We recognize that faith without action is incomplete, and thus, we strive to embody Romero's teachings by engaging in community outreach programs, fostering interfaith dialogue, and supporting initiatives that advance social equality.

Embrace the Power of Prayer

Prayer holds a transformative power that transcends boundaries and supports our collective journey towards justice and peace. Join us in prayer gatherings, special services, and meditative practices inspired by the words of Archbishop Romero. Together, we can harness the positive energy generated through prayer to foster meaningful change in our world.


At Peace Church, we invite you to delve into the profound words of Archbishop Romero's 1980 Lenten Homily and experience their impact on our contemporary world. Through prayer, reflection, and action, we aim to honor the legacy of this remarkable leader and foster a community rooted in justice, compassion, and love. Join us in this transformative journey as we strive towards a brighter, more peaceful future.

Todd Stuller
Thank you for sharing this powerful reflection. Archbishop Romero's words resonate deeply in our world today.
Nov 8, 2023