Tag Archives: Lent

What Lent Means (to me)

I have been asked to speak about what Lent means to me.  Having thought about this for a while, it strikes me that Lent is a bit like the run up to an exam. First it is a time of … Continue reading

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“Rend your hearts and not your garments”

  New Liturgy for Lent We will be welcoming Ken Hobbs to lead our worship and will be using our new Lent Liturgy at St Andrew’s at 10:30 on Sunday 17th February. St Andrew’s Eucharist for Penitential Seasons Come and … Continue reading

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What’s the point of suffering (in Lent)? – Chris Hancock on Lent 1 (Year B)

Gospel: Mark 1:9-15 In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. And just as he was coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens torn apart and the Spirit … Continue reading

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Lent 2012

It’s Ash Wednesday and Lent has just begun. It’s a time for giving up and taking up. Giving up is an easy decision – it’s going to be biscuits again as custard creams are still my biggest weakness. Taking up … Continue reading

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