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What Is A Lent Linebacker…And Why Should You Be Concerned?

The Lent Linebacker from New Catholic Generation is back to ensure that you stick to your Lenten promise and follow…

What is the purpose of Lent
Easter

These 3 Essential Pillars Help Us Discover the Purpose of Lent

What is the purpose of Lent? Lent is not simply a way to renew your commitment to a New Year’s…

5 Things To Make The Most Of Holy Week
Easter

5 Things to Do to Make Holy Week the Most Important Week of the Year

Holy Week should be the most important week of the year for all Christians. It should be the week in…

Benedict XVI

12 “Pope Quotes” to Reflect On As We Approach Mid-Lent

So, we’re approaching the midpoint of Lent! How is it going for you so far?! No matter how you feel…

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Faith & Life

The 2017 Guide to the Best Lent Catholic Resources on the Internet

Lent is less than a week away. Doesn’t it feel like we just finished taking all the Christmas decorations down?…

Lent

Why Do We Practice Fasting and Abstinence? (Illustrated Guide!)

Before we even start talking about fasting or abstinence, let’s say something obvious: none of this make sense outside a…

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Controversial Subjects

A Call to Prayer for Life, Marriage, and Religious Liberty

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] have just recently returned from an annual 5 day silent retreat. It was a beautiful time of reflection, meditation, and…

Faith & Life

What’s the story with Lent? (9 Points for Reflection)

On Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent, at the imposition of ashes, we hear the first words of Jesus in…

St. John Chyrsostom

It’s Not Just Your Mouth That Should Be Fasting

Do you fast? Give me proof of it by your works. If you see a poor man, take pity on…

St. Augustine of Hippo

7 Benefits of Fasting According to St. Augustine

Fasting cleanses the soul, raises the mind, subjects one’s flesh to the spirit, renders the heart contrite and humble, scatters…

St. Francis de Sales

Having Trouble With Your Lenten Fast? Advice From A Saint

…What can you do to strengthen your resolutions and make them succeed? There is no better means than to put…