I’ve spent much time during the last few days by the bedside of our dear sister in Christ, Mary Brockhouse, who awaits our Lord’s summons to come home to Him in heaven.
Mary’s waiting in great weakness to behold the full power and glory of Christ’s cross. We too wait, perhaps for longer than she and perhaps for less. Lent is a time for us to ponder and feebly attempt to comprehend the power and glory of Jesus’ cross. We begin this on Ash Wednesday. With ashes traced on our foreheads in the shape of a cross, we behold the sacrifice that Christ has made for us: slaughtered, burned by the fiery wrath of God, yet saving us.
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