Posts Tagged ‘Lenten observance’

Lent-ish: Look on the bright side of Lent

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Megan Westra a progressive Christian speaker and seminary student has launched an email devotional called “Lent-ish,” urging her readers to look on the bright side of Lent. Read more Related Posts:Ashes on Second Sunday of Lent!Give up gossip, take up gratitude for LentGovernment spends $400m, helps 12 families into homesGlobal modification to Ash Wednesday ceremonies

Rejoice, Jerusalem!

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

The fourth Sunday in Lent, Laetare Sunday, is my favourite Sunday in Lent, and not just because of the pink vestments that insecure clergy sometimes attempt to convince you are “rose.” So many of the rich images, words, and themes that will recur at the Easter Vigil are hinted in the day’s readings and prayers — the Read more