Tag Archives: fasting for Lent

…going deeper…

It’s Ash Wednesday… and so Lent begins.ย  Last year @ Roses in the Rubble we started out by opening our hearts to be embraced by God (click here to check out how) then moved into the desert to see how … Continue reading

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Lenten Friday Quickie Quote

Here’s something for our minds (& hearts) to munch on this Lenten Friday: “The call to ‘do penance’ is based not on the fact that penance will keep us trim, but on the fact that ‘the Kingdom of God is … Continue reading

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…Friday in Lent: Pope John Paul II (wise words from…)

“The fruit of a courageous ascetical journey can only be a greater openness to the needs of our neighbor.ย  Those who love the Lord cannot close their eyes to individuals and people who are tried by suffering and poverty.ย  After … Continue reading

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