Lent (Latin: Quadragesima: Fortieth) is a solemn religious observance in the Christian liturgical. The English word Lent is a shortened form of the Old English word len(c)ten, meaning "spring season", as its Dutch. .. black", while "
Here are some symbols that will carry the ongoing meaning we give them, for us. Perhaps we have Baptismal candles that were given to us or our children at .
Lenten Candle Lighting Liturgy (Generic). (There are six candles, one to be lit each week). Week One: Resistance. Reader 1: There are many temptations we .
But, aside from palm branches on Palm Sunday and perhaps a few candles on Good. of these Lenten symbols and an appreciation for their scriptural meaning