Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Baltimore, and
Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, Homeland
March 1, 2017
By Archbishop William E. Lori
So, let us take a moment on this Ash Wednesday to reflect on what Lent really means, especially in light of the Scripture readings we have just heard. And then let us take a further moment to reflect on how we will get the most of Lent – a season rich in God’s merciful love.
Paul urges us not to put repentance off until another day or another time. “Behold, now is a very acceptable time; behold, now is the day of salvation.”
Read more from Archbishop Lori here.