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The sun sets behind a desert view in the Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area in Cave Creek, Arizona. Lent also represents an in-between time. Jesus takes to the desert in the period between his baptism and his public ministry. He goes there to gather himself, to prepare for a public future that looks different from his life until then. (CNS/Nancy Wiechec)
The sun sets behind a desert view in the Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area in Cave Creek, Arizona. Lent also represents an in-between time. Jesus takes to the desert in the period between his baptism and his public ministry. (CNS/Nancy Wiechec)