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Lent
Faith & Life

7 Ways To Do Lent That Do Not Involve Food

If changing your diet or giving up some item of food is not possible for you this Lent, read on…

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Gospels

3 Ways Self-Examination Leads to Spiritual Freedom (Gospel Reflection & Spiritual Exercise)

Fr. Ian VanHeusen presents a gospel reflection and spiritual exercise on the Gospel reading for Ash Wednesday, Matthew 6:1-6; 16-18….

Family

18-39 Things 18-39 Year-Olds Should Consider Giving Up For Lent Explained In 46 Seconds

Pete Burak, director of i.d.916 gives a quick rundown of some creative ideas for young adults to think about giving up…

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Catholic Media

Everything You Need To Know About Ash Wednesday And Lent Explained With LEGO In 1 Minute

Looking for a fun, quick, and easy way to explain Lent to your children, class, or youth group? Check out…

How to do Lent Spiritual Resources for Catholics
Lent

What Should You Do For Lent? Take this quiz and find out!

Every year without fail all things Lent appeal to me. The books, the retreats, the daily emails, the texts… Inevitably,…

Lent
Lent

Lent Isn’t Meant to be Sweet

When I was growing up, my understanding of Lent was that I wasn’t supposed to be eating candy, I got…

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Advent and Christmas

12 Ideas to Celebrate All Twelve Days of Christmas!

We’re not just happy that Jesus was born on December 25. We’re always happy about His coming while we look…

Gospel reflection
Advent and Christmas

What is God’s Greatest Promise and Why is It so Hard to Believe Him?

“Consider, oh man, what God became for your sake; understand this lesson of surpassing humility presented by a teacher who,…

Henri Nouwen

Jesus Entered Jerusalem like a Clown in a Parade to Teach us a Lesson about Easy Victories

I am less likely to deny my suffering when I learn how God uses it to mold me and draw…

St. Zelie Martin

Even The Saints Had Difficulty Fasting | St. Zelie Martin Quote

I’m suffering so much from the fasting and abstinence! Yet it’s not a very severe mortification, but I am so…

The Three Gifts that the Infant Jesus’s Asks Us For This Epiphany

Therefore we wanted to open ourselves and sought for a star to show us the right way. And it arose…

G.K. Chesterton

The Beautiful Paradox of Christmas According to G.K. Chesterton

Christmas is built upon a beautiful and intentional paradox; that the birth of the homeless should be celebrated in every…

G.K. Chesterton

The House of Christmas by G. K. Chesterton

There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All…

St. Augustine of Hippo

Beautiful Christmas Quote From St. Augustine

He was created of a mother whom He created. He was carried by hands that He formed. He cried in…

Benedict XVI

“Rejoice!” – An Advent Gem from Benedict XVI’s Infancy Narratives

A striking feature of the angel’s greeting is that he does not address Mary with the usual Hebrew salutation shalom…

Mother Teresa’s Secret To Doing Advent Well

Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving others with God’s own love and concern.