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Lent Observance

Should You Give Up Social Networking Or Church For Lent?

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 05.26.2011 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

As part of the traditional Lenten experience, many people give something that keeps him/her separated from God. One of those things seems to be social networking.

Pray, Fast, Act: Spiritual Escalation Tn Response To Political Extremism

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

I am joining Ambassador Tony Hall, David Beckmann of Bread for the World, ONE, American Jewish World Service, Meals on Wheels, Islamic Relief and a broad coalition to fast, pray and act.

Methodists Shun The Bottle During Alcohol-Free Lent

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Clayton McCleskey Religion News Service (RNS) The Rev. James Howell knew he had a problem on his hands when several teenagers arrived at a chur...

Colbert: Try Hinduism For Lent

Philip Goldberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Philip Goldberg

On Ash Wednesday, you announced that you were giving up Catholicism for Lent and would try out other religions during the season. May I suggest Hinduism?

Priest Forced To Give Up 40 Days Of Muslim Lent

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Cynthia Billhartz Gregorian St. Louis Post-Dispatch FERGUSON, Mo. (RNS) The Rev. Steve Lawler should have just given up chocolate or television fo...