5th Day of Lent – Denying some of the essentials

Day 5:

27.02.2012

“In the end, Lent is about denying ourselves some of the essentials of everyday life in order to focus on the reality that we depend upon God for life itself.” (Dawn, p23)

In what ways does this understanding differ from the commonly held view of Lent?

(From WV New Zealand)

Author: DanutM

Anglican theologian. Former Director for Faith and Development Middle East and Eastern Europe Region of World Vision International

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