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‘The most intimate communion I have with God is that I eat him.’
‘Our prayer and fasting will be a plea for peace in Ukraine, remembering that world peace always begins with our personal conversion, following Christ,’ the Pope said in his message to French-speaking pilgrims.
Pope Francis has called on all Catholics to pray and fast for Ukraine this Ash Wednesday.
COMMENTARY: Conversion means resisting the temptation to ‘sing more loudly’ when confronted head-on with the troubling reality of evil in the world.
ROUNDTABLE: A campus minister, a Latino catechist and a South Dakota parish priest talk about Lent in their communities.
“In denying ourselves the satisfaction of our bodily appetites,” writes Hahn, “we become more aware of, and closer to, the spiritual reality of God.”