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You’ll Want to Make This Traditional Mexican Dish for Good Friday

When my late father was alive, he used to make a delicious dessert called capirotada. I never realized the significance of it or its ties to the Lenten season until after he passed away. While this traditional Mexican dish is served throughout Lent, it’s most appropriate to eat it on Good Friday, especially since it’s …

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Jesus’ Restaurant Serves Chicken (of the Sea) for Lent

There has been a multiplication of the loaves and chicken fish in this past week at Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide. Lovers of the sometimes-called “Jesus’ Restaurant” will be delighted to hear that they need not deny the family friendly restaurant their patronage on Fridays during the Lenten season. At participating locations, you can order your tastefully tart …

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What Should You Do for Lent? (Based on Your New Year’s Resolution)

The beginning of February is upon us – how are you doing with your New Year’s Resolutions? Lent allows us to take a look at the things we haven’t been doing well and make an effort to fix them. It’s all about prayer, fasting, and almsgiving, folks! Consider what you will sacrifice this year. If …

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