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There's a new trend in dieting these days-not eating. Yup, "fasting" became a popular trend in the U.K. with The Fast Diet by Dr. Michael Mosley and has trickled over to the states in several variations, including The 8-Hour Diet by David Zinczenko, consulting editorial director at American Media, Inc. And while fasting itself is certainly not a ... (more)
"There is more to Lent than just 'giving up' food and drink. For Jesus not only fasts, he also overcomes powerful temptations."
With Lent beginning yesterday with Ash Wednesday, many Christian families will be seeking to incorporate more fish into their diets for the next 40 days or so.
For Christians world-over, Lent is a season during which the pious go through a time of fasting, self-denial, prayer and increased devotion to God.
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For Christians around the world Ash, Wednesday signifies the start of Lent - a 40-day season of fasting, reflection and penance culminating in Holy Week and Easter Sunday.
Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, right, talks with volunteer Rodney Whitfield of Pontiac as he takes a break while serving food at St. Vincent de Paul's Matchan Nutrition Center in Pontiac Tuesday.
It's Shrove Tuesday, the day before Lent, and years ago, women made fastnachts to rid their cupboards of lard, yeast and sugar in preparation for fasting.
While thousands of Catholics, Lutherans, Episcopalians and Methodists will receive ashes today in observance of Ash Wednesday, Bishop Mark Seitz hopes El Pasoans will take time during Lent to focus on family.
Christians throughout the Southland will observe Ash Wednesday today, beginning the 40-day season of Lent, when the faithful prepare for Easter by doing penance for sins and seeking spiritual renewal through prayer, self-denial and good works.
Today is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent. I grew up in a small evangelical church that only paid attention to the Christian calendar on Christmas and Easter.
The pasta is toasted rather than boiled, which adds character you can't get from seasoning.
A campaign to tackle hunger in the UK has been stepped up as new figures revealed a huge increase in the amount of emergency supplies being handed out from foodbanks.
The Company expects the trial to last for approximately three months. The U.S.-based trial is intended to mirror the Company's study of BTI-320 currently enrolling patients in France.
Trussell Trust released figures with a poll showing 70% want Government action - an overwhelming majority branded the rise of food banks a "national disgrace."
Communion: In this March 9, 2011, file photo, churchgoers at an Ash Wednesday Mass receive communion at Santa Barbara Catholic Church in Dededo.