The First Week of Lent // Inconvenience and Experiment

This week, on Ash Wednesday, I will begin, along with the wider church, a new season of Lent. A season, as the Book of Alternative Services puts it, of “self-examination, penitence, prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.” The Ash Wednesday service is a meaningful one, as the Celebrant calls us to reflect and begin to prepare ourContinue reading “The First Week of Lent // Inconvenience and Experiment”