Lent: Preparing for Spiritual Growth

As one of the oldest observations in Christendom, Lenten tradition has changed over the years, but it’s purpose has always been the same: self-examination and penitence, demonstrated by self-denial, in preparation for Easter. Lent, which comes from an Anglo-Saxon word for “spring”, can be viewed as a spiritual spring cleaning: a time for taking spiritual …

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