Lent will arrive early this year. Signs of Christmas have not completely been removed, and winter is definitely not over. Still, as we are marked with ashes on February 14, we’ll begin the Church’s season of springtime and renewal: the 40 days of Lent. Just as our gardens and grass will no doubt be different on April 1, Easter Sunday, with soil that’s ready to bring forth life, so should our hearts. Lent is a time for conversion of spirit.
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