Lent is the six-week period leading up to Easter. It’s one of the most important times of year for Christians around the world, particularly those within the Anglican, Catholic and Orthodox traditions, held at a similar level of importance to Advent – the build-up to Christmas.
Ever reflected on why this period is 40 days and not 20, 10, 5 or 30?
Rev. Fr. Micheal Mensah throws some light on why Lent is oberseved for a period of 40 days.
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