Lent a period of prayer, penance and giving

Ways to develop a deeper relationship with God during this time

The season of Lent symbolises a sacred time of prayer and penitence for many Christian denominations, including Anglican, Lutheran and Catholic.

This 40-day period of fasting (excluding Sundays) from Ash Wednesday leading up to Easter is a time of personal reflection and preparation to receive Christ’s love, grace and mercy anew at Easter...

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