The observance of Lent is a 40 day period during which Christians of different denominations engage in spiritual focus and introspection, leading up to Easter. This may include fasting, frequent prayer, bible study, meditation, penitence, self-denial, abstinence, self-examination, cleansing, and preparation for renewal. If you observe Lent, what does it mean to you?
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Thanks so much for your answer, Tom. I was raised similarly and always look forward to more spiritual discipline during this time.