Lent 1 · Romans 5:12-19 · February 10, 2008


Lent 1 · Romans 5:12-19 · February 10, 2008

By Erik Herrmann, With Lent’s traditional emphasis on repentance and self-denial, the season runs the risk of turning one inward. That is to say, the danger lies in seeing Christ and His cross from the perspective of our personal piety and penance rather than the other way around. This reading from Romans sets our Lenten meditations ..