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Richard Baxter on Lent

Joel Wilhelm posts this seasonally relevant passage from Richard Baxter: As for the commanding such an abstinence, as in Lent, not in imitation, but bare commemoration of Christ’s forty day’s fast, I would not command it if it were in my power; but being peremptorily commanded, I cannot prove it unlawful to obey; with the […]