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Lent (Latin: Quadragesima: Fortieth) is a solemn religious observance in the liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six ...

In Defense Of Lenten Sacrifice - Busted Halo

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Feb 22, 2016 ... In Defense of Lenten Sacrifice. Does "adding something" really add to your Lenten experience? How traditional sacrifice can bring you closer to ...

The Lenten Sacrifice: How It Can Save Your Life - LifeTeen.com for ...

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The Lenten Sacrifice: How It Can Save Your Life. by Jurell Sison. Last year, Pope Francis said, “Lent comes to us as a providential time to change course, ...

Pray, Give, and Sacrifice Giving up something for Lent - Loyola Press

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Giving up something for Lent; eating fish on Fridays and fasting from meat; alms- giving, prayer, and penance are some common Catholic practices during the ...

Spirituality for Today, Volume 3, Issue 8, Lenten Sacrifice And The ...

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Article presenting Lent as a time to lead one to recognize the presence of God. Gives some guidelines for Lenten practices.

How to Decide What to Give up for Lent: 7 Steps

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Many Catholics choose to sacrifice something during the season of Lent. We obviously can't go forty days in the desert without food or drink like Jesus did, but  ...

Your Handy-Dandy List to Lenten Sacrifices - Catholic Sistas

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Feb 12, 2013 ... Your Handy-Dandy List to Lenten Sacrifices. 11 comments. by: Kerri Baunach. Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday and most of us have already been ...

About Lent - EWTN

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A: Lent is the forty day period before Easter, excluding Sundays, which begins .... cultivate the spiritual discipline of being willing to make personal sacrifices, and ...

History of Lent - Catholic Education Resource Center

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What are the origins of Lent? Did the Church always have this time before Easter ? Lent is a special time of prayer, penance, sacrifice and good works...

Lenten sacrifices: What about Sundays? | Catholic Culture

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Feb 9, 2016 ... One of the priests in our parish frequently tries to get us to be tougher when it comes to a willingness to sacrifice. Each year around this time he ...

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FAQs About Lent - Easter / Lent - Catholic Life - Catholic Online

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Why is Baptism so important in our Lenten understanding? ..... Image of Chilling video of Satanic human sacrifice circulates online - but is that what's going.

The True Meaning of Lenten Sacrifice | Lookout Magazine

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by Marcy Kennedy. I still remember the first time I asked my husband if he'd ever given something up for Lent. “I don't even know what Lent is,” he replied.

Pastors debate value of Lenten sacrifices | The United Methodist ...

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"I have to say that is a very poor view of the Lenten discipline of sacrifice. It's like giving up chocolate. In what way will that help you grow closer to God? Instead ...