At the beginning of Lent, I decided to undertake a 40-day Bible reading plan.
That was perhaps overly ambitious of me, given my current work schedule, but so far, I’m doing OK. 529 more words
Congress should reaffirm the principle that government “should not force anyone to stop offering or covering much-needed legitimate health care” because of a conscientious objection to abortion or other procedures, said Cardinal Seán P. 315 more words
By Katie Morroni
In his homily last week, a priest in residence at my parish said that the most important thing any of us can do for Lent is to pray about it, asking how we should spend the time — what we might give up or take on to draw closer to God. 397 more words
A variety of resources to help Catholics observe Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday, this year Feb. 18, is being provided by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). 117 more words