In defence of Lent

Posted on April 2, 2019 
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“It was Ash Wednesday when I first preached at our church’s Wednesday service. And truth be told, I’d never given Lent much thought before.

So what were my options? Should I ignore it? Call them all popish fiends? Or should I try to articulate a Reformed, Anglican understanding of the season?

Well, I aimed to do the latter, and here is how I tried. …”

– ACL Council member Dan McKinlay writes at The Australian Church Record.

(Image from the 1552 Prayer Book.)