7 FAQs on Lent

1. What is Lent? Lent is a special time dedicated to self-examination and conversion as Christians prepare to celebrate Easter, the high point of the Christian calendar. Lent is celebrated approximately 40 days, recalling special times of preparation in the Bible. For example, Jesus fasted for “40 days and 40 nights” in preparation for his… Continue reading 7 FAQs on Lent

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Protestant, Catholic… & don’t forget Orthodox!

Most American Christians are familiar with Catholicism and Protestantism as the two major Christian traditions, especially in the West. But did you know there is a third major branch of Christianity?