Daily Archives: February 17, 2015

Lent and the Beheading of 21 Coptic Christians

For many churches and Christians, across various denominational lines, this Wednesday, February 18, is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent–a forty-day period of penitence and prayer, to prepare for Easter celebration. In a word, Lent is being dead to self but alive to God (cf. Romans … Continue reading

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