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Lent 2013 – Not Your Usual Water Fast

BY ISN STAFF | February 13, 2013 written by: Ken Homan, S.J., Fordham University ’14 “What are you giving up for Lent?” We have all heard it plenty. There are many regular answers, such as sweets, Facebook, meat and television. Fasting has its roots in the earliest forms of Christianity. As Christianity became more integrated into society, martyrdom decreased. Christians sought […]