Lenten fasting

Let’s Fast and Feast for Lent

by Melannie Svoboda SND on February 8, 2016

When we think of Lent, we probably think of fasting—especially fasting from food. But recently I saw a little prayer that encouraged us to both fast and feast for Lent. With that thought in mind, here are a few things we might want to fast from and some things we might want to feast on for Lent.

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Fasting: it’s not just about food anymore

by Melannie Svoboda SND on March 11, 2013

When we think of fasting during Lent, we often think of giving up certain foods—chocolate, desserts, meat, beer, wine, and such. And that’s fine. But fasting goes beyond food.  Here are some other ways of fasting during Lent.

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