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Icon by Anastasis of the harrowing of Hell. Photo by Jim Forest, Courtesy of Flickr.

Photo by Jim Forest, Courtesy of Flickr

Tradition holds that between Jesus’ death and resurrection he “descended to the dead” (The Apostles’ Creed, Ecumenical Version, UM Hymnal 882) to rescue the faithful who had died before him.

Lent Quiz: According to the Gospel of John, Jesus’ tomb was…