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Sermons on Lent

Cosmic Confessions

Will not God grant justice to his chosen ones who cry to him day and night? Luke 18:7 A Roman Catholic invites his Armenian priest friend to join him in the confession booth, to see what it is like. A penitent enters on the other side, saying, “Bless me, father, for I have sinned this…

Sunday of the Prodigal Son

Last week we reminded ourselves that this blessed time of year, Great Lent, is a season of fasting and giving things up, but only as a means to an end.  We give things up, we lose some things we love, in order to find again what we most love.  In the ancient language of spiritual…

Trimming Back to You

Great Lent begins tomorrow, and before getting into everything else Lent has come to mean, it is important to remember that the word Lent simply means Spring (from old English). This makes intuitive sense because the 40-day season of Lent does in fact always coincide with the first half of Spring, the season where everything…