Category Archives: Spiritual Notes

Why do Christians observe Lent?

During the season of Lent especially, Christians express sorrow for their sins and desire to draw closer to God, through prayer, fasting and almsgiving. When Christians make small sacrifices such as giving up food and giving away alms, they detach … Continue reading

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Prayer on the First Sunday of Lent – February 22, 2015

Prayer on the First Sunday of Lent – February 22, 2015 Gospel MK 1:12-15 The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert, and he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan. He was among wild beasts, and the … Continue reading

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