wasting Lent

As with any spiritual discipline, there are pitfalls to be avoided, and Jesus Himself refers to them. He warns against


Medieval Anglo-Saxon homily, Lent and Christ’s Temptation

From the Bodley Ms 343. The Temptation of Christ Beloved people, we want to tell you about this holy time that

John Wesley

John Wesley on #Lent

“I believe there is no liturgy in the world, either in ancient or modern language, which breaths more a solid,

Church History

Peter Chrysologus – The Lenten Journey #Lent

If your Lenten journey doesn’t last the year through, I think it is a waste. Saint Peter Chrysologus (c.406-450), Bishop


Martin Luther on #Lent

This just goes to show you how much better Luther was than his lackeys, you know, Calvin and that Zwinugil


Thomas Aquinas on the Fast of #Lent

On the second head it is to be noted, that this “day of salvation” exhorts and invites us by eight


Thomas Merton on Ash Wednesday #lent

“Ash Wednesday is for people who know that it means for their soul to be logged with these icy waters:


That’s right, heretics, Science supports Lent

Neuroscience sheds light on how fasting and other spiritual disciplines work by training our subconscious mental processes. We think of