Church of England Diocese of Leicester Barkby

LENT COURSE A River through the Desert WEEK ONE THE DESERT

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WEEK ONE: THE DESERT

The desert has profound significance in the Christian life. We are most readily drawn to think about the desert because of Jesus’s temptations there which mark the beginning of his public ministry. But that significant moment evokes the much earlier foundational event of the Exodus of the Hebrew people who escaped the clutches of Pharaoh on a long journey towards the ‘Promised Land’.

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