Turn Away from Sin-Turn Towards Jesus
Today begins my Lenten reflection series. A Most Blessed Ash Wednesday and Lent to all.
Today we will hear these or similar words: “turn away from sin and believe in the Gospel”. I hear these words anew each year and they mark for so many of us a time of new beginning. As an adult convert, I hear many of my contemporaries and people much older than I am who believe that we should not focus much or any of our attention on sin. Their experience is that this was an unpalatable part of their Catholic upbringing, and it’s what makes