This coming Sunday is the 4th Sunday of Lent. We are now more than half way through this season and it seems like a good time to pause and reflect on what we have learned to this point. I have particularly enjoyed hosting this series because it has encouraged me to spend time each morning reflecting on Lent and the meaning of this season. All the reflections have been so deep and meaningful that I probably should not mention favourites. However, for me personally the reflections that contrast light and darkness have been particularly profound as I struggle to understand the contrast between our longing for good and our daily confrontation with suffering.
My most popular posts over these weeks are the prayers that were posted at the beginning of Lent:
The most popular reflections have been:
However, as I already mentioned all the posts have been so rich that I would recommend a look at all of them. Here is the entire list.
Two excellent videos from the 24/7 prayer network
You might also enjoy these earlier posts
And for those that are still wondering what Lent is all about
Also check out the Steps of Justice website which is posting daily justice focused reflections for Lent