VeggieTales creator Phil Vischer and the cast of Buck Denver Asks...What's in the Bible? explain Pentecost. Volume 11: Spreading the Good News! will send your family on a journey through the book of Acts -- starting with Pentecost, following Jesus' disciples as they spread the Good News through the world, and watching the conversion and ministry of Saul.
This year the season starts on February 10th (Ash Wednesday) and ends on March 26th (Holy Saturday). The traditional fast of 40 days does not include Sundays.
Purple is the season's colour, though this gets complex near Easter. Red is used from Passion Sunday or Palm Sunday.
In other contexts there may be great wisdom in adopting Lent as an identifiable season of preparation for Easter. All of us need to sanctify our calendars and make clear that nothing in the winter and springtime of the year—not Valentine’s Day, not spring break, not March Madness, not even the hockey playoffs—is as important to our identity as Jesus’ death and resurrection.Read more ...
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