Does God require that followers of Jesus observe the Lenten Season? Is it a biblical mandate?
Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lenten Season, fell on Valentine’s Day this year.
Some folks who planned lavish dinners and chocolate feasts felt conflicted about what they should do. As a Christian, should you celebrate Lent? Does it matter?
This time of year, which commemorates Jesus’ 40-day fasting and temptation in the wilderness before beginning his public ministry, several years before He was crucified, is sacred to lots of folks. But all Christians don’t respond to the season the same way.
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DISCUSSION: Matters of Faith: As A Christian, Should You Celebrate Lenten Season? was originally published on praisecleveland.com