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What is Lent? bowl of ashes and palms. Immanuel Lutheran Church LCMS. Joplin, Missouri.

What Is Lent?

FAQs About Lent What is Lent? Learn about this 40-day season of the church year leading up to Easter (Note: Lent 2022 begins on Wednesday, March 2.) See Also Come to a Lenten Service Watch our Live Stream Article: “Lent in a Time of Pandemic” by Rev. Gregory Mech, 2021 Q: What is the significance of Lent? A: Early in the Church’s history, the major events in Christ’s life were observed with special observances, such as His birth, baptism, death, resurrection and…