Ask Fr Richard: What is Lent?


Why do we have Lent? Why do Christians undertake self-denial, prayer and almsgiving during Lent? Fr Richard Umbers answers these questions in this video.

This video is part of the “Ask Fr Richard” series on Youtube.

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The Most Reverend Dr Richard Umbers is a priest of the Prelature of Opus Dei. He holds a doctorate in Philosophy from the University of Navarre and is an Auxilary Bishop for the Archdiocese of Sydney.

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