Lent

Reader Input: Churches should return to basics

Several of the local churches, including the Catholic Church, have based their Lenten community weekly service on 12-step spirituality. If the many faith-based churches got back to ...

Auburn Christian groups hold ecumenical Lenten services

Several Auburn Christian groups have been working together to create a series of shared services to unite their respective organizations in observation of Lent, a religious season ...

Lent a good time to reflect

Wednesday, Feb. 22 was Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent — a good time for reflection and consciousness raising. A must-see is the magnificent painting of the face of the suff ...

Local churches unite to celebrate Lent

Six Auburn churches are joining together to offer a series of services geared at taking people through a most holy journey this Lenten season. Some local parishioners dove into a ...

Diets altered during season of Lent

Lent is not the time for lavish dinners. The 40-day period from Ash Wednesday through Holy Saturday, the day before Easter, is a time for penance, suggested by Christ’s 40 days ...