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Watch: What do Lent and Ash Wednesday symbolize and how can we learn from them?


Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. As millions of Christians prepare to celebrate Easter next month, many have decided to recommit themselves to the Savior. Learn more about the symbolism of Lent in this beautiful video by Daniel Smith of Messages of Christ.

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What is Lent?

Editor's note: This article was originally published on in March 2019.

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