“That cross that comes on our foreheads on Ash Wednesday is a reminder of the cross that’s put there at Baptism,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori said in her Lent Message 2015. The video of the Presiding Bishop’s message is here. Lent is a season of Christian reflection that begins on Ash Wednesday (February 18) and concludes on Easter (April 5). The Presiding Bishop also noted Lent is “a journey that is about enlightenment
if we’re willing to think about it that way.” [More]