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2 hrs ago | Erie Times News
Takeout orders available at the door or arranged ahead by phone. - Holy Cross Catholic Church, 7100 West Ridge Road, Fairview, will hold fish dinners on Fridays during Lent, including today, March 21, 28, and April 4 and 11, 4:30 to 7 p.m. Choose from fish, shrimp, a combo, or macaroni and cheese.
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7 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
The season of Lent calls Christians to engage in prayer, fasting from worldly attachments and almsgiving to the needy.
13 hrs ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Listening to an American woman, presumably Dr Krista Varady and I had to laugh at her calling a fast day similar to my every day.
17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Witnessing the ritualistic suffering of loved ones may be more exhausting than actually experiencing extreme pain, according to a study involving Victoria University of Wellington researchers.
21 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
The Fast of Esther began early Thursday morning. Jews around the world will abstain from eating or drinking during the day, in memory of the Jewish nation's desperate appeal against annihilation in ancient Persia.
Pope Benedict led the world's 1.3 billion Catholics into the 40-day Lenten season on Wednesday urging them to observe proactive prayer, fasting, penitence and alms-giving.
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VATICAN CITY, March 7 .- Pope Francis dedicated his daily homily to the virtue of charity, stressing that we shouldn't be "ashamed" to touch those who suffer, and cautioned against turning our faith into a mere ritual.
During Lent, it is common to give up luxuries such as sweets. But the season should really be about actively living lives that draw us nearer to God.
The very word 'diet' used to be enough to make my stomach growl. Fad diets that promised results, but in reality left me ravenous and crying into a bowl of salad, were all I knew.
Councilor Rafael "Rifle" Salas signs his oath of office to serve a second four-year term on the Ruidoso Village Council.
Hundreds of immigration reform advocates and church leaders gathered outside St. Matthew Catholic Church Tuesday, as a part of a nationwide fasting and action effort.
Well-known Mansfield vicar the Rev Keith Hebden - who is now eight days into a 40-day fast - will be giving a talk on food poverty at Nottingham's St Peter's Church.
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