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Exercising Patience as we Begin another Lent in Pandemic

Lent begins this year on February 17 with Ash Wednesday. It was observed by the church since apostolic times, before becoming official at the Council of Nicaea in 325 A.D. Its purpose was to be a time of preparation and fasting during the 40 days before Easter.  People have traditionally “given up” something dear to them as part of their …
Exercising Patience as we Begin another Lent in Pandemic

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