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Wednesday 5 March 2014

Archbishop's Lent Invitation

The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to post a daily reflection online inviting people to use this time of Lent – from Thursday 6 March until Easter Sunday- to look at what God has in store for each one of us.   The Archbishop says: “Lent gives us a time to reflect on God’s love for us and to prepare the way ahead. Be encouraged to know that Lent is not about giving everything up until Easter Sunday; rather it’s about being prepared to take things on!  Come and journey with me this Lent!” ...Read more here

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