He’d failed at Lent. The poor man, despondent in the middle of his first Lent, found he couldn’t keep the disciplines. He felt farther from God than when he’d started, and wondered at how much faith he actually had, if any. It was a sad note. But not unusual…
If you’re a new Catholic, or a longtime Catholic who still doesn’t get Lent, think of it this way…..
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