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Why Do Catholics Eat Fish on Fridays?

Why Do Catholics Eat Fish on Fridays?

Catholics are required to abstain from eating meat on Ash Wednesday and each Friday in Lent (including Good Friday). Fish is often used as a…

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How to Start a Prayer Journal

How to Start a Prayer Journal

I have been using a journal to record my prayers (aka prayer journaling) for about three and a half years now. Only, I didn’t know…

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Go Into the Desert this Lent

Go Into the Desert this Lent

Looking for a way to “do” Lent a little differently this year? We’re inviting you into the desert: a quiet place with less of us…

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I’m Not Catholic, But Lent Is Just What My Busy Soul Needs

I’m Not Catholic, But Lent Is Just What My Busy Soul Needs

No meat on Fridays. Fish and eggs are okay. Chicken wings are definitely out. I still remember the first year I decided to participate in…

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Choosing Sacrificial Giving During Lent—and All Year Long

Choosing Sacrificial Giving During Lent—and All Year Long

A few years back, I happened upon a YouTube video that stirred my heart like nothing I had ever seen. It featured a young Filipino…

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Why Ash Wednesday Isn’t a Downer

Why Ash Wednesday Isn’t a Downer

Although I was only 7 years old at the time, I will always remember the story of what I later referred to as “The Mystery…

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Why Is Valentine’s Day a Big Deal?

Why Is Valentine’s Day a Big Deal?

Question: So what’s up with Valentine’s Day? I’ve been dating my girlfriend for two years, and she wants me to go all out with gifts…

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25 Great Things You Can Do for Lent

25 Great Things You Can Do for Lent

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the 40 days of preparation for the Easter season when Christians are called to deepen their spiritual lives…

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2018 InstaLent Photo Challenge

2018 InstaLent Photo Challenge

Need a creative way to add some spiritual reflection to your day-to-day this Lent? Our InstaLent photo challenge is here to help. Join the Busted…

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Why I’m Going Kosher for Lent

Why I’m Going Kosher for Lent

For the past few years, I’ve given up coffee for Lent. For the rest of the year, before heading to bed, I prep my breakfast…

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