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A Lenten Message from Dr Philip Freier, Archbishop of Melbourne

Archbishop of Melbourne Dr Philip Freier reflects on the meaning of Lent and Jesus' 40 days in the desert

March 7 2017Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, where we will mark the start of Lent. But what exactly is the significance of Lent? In this video Archbishop of Melbourne and Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia Dr Philip Freier reflects on the meaning of Lent in the light of the temptations faced by Jesus during his forty days in the desert. If you would like to do some reflection of your own, you can visit the Primate's website for for additional Lenten study material.