Mini Episode 4: Lent

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The Lenten Fast is one of Christianity’s oldest traditions. In this episode, Tylor discusses the history and meaning of this sacred season.

Sources:

“The Beginning of Lent,” Christianity Today

“The Early History of Lent,” by Nicholas V. Russo

Fasting and Great Lent in the Syriac Tradition

Notes on the Syriac Orthodox Easter

The Nicene Creed and Canons

 

Music

“Night Owl” by Broke For Free (cc by-nc 3.0)
“A Moment” by Scott Gratton (cc by-nc 4.0)
“Breathe New Life” by Scott Holmes (cc by 4.0)

 

One response to “Mini Episode 4: Lent

  1. I really enjoyed this one. Having historical background on this is really useful as I head into observing this season!

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