Here are some of the stories we are keeping an eye on: President Trump's response to coronavirus, a gunman killed five people in a shooting in Milwaukee, and the pope's advice to stop being an internet..
BOSTON (AP) — Neil Diamond posts a fireside rendition of "Sweet Caroline" with its familiar lyrics tweaked to say, "Hands ... washing hands." A news anchor asks when social distancing will end.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Maybe you're sick of feeling like an oil-logged blob every time you eat French fries. Maybe you gave up junk food for Lent. Or hey, maybe the panic surrounding the coronavirus outbreak has made you.. Mashable - Published
I have decided that the most exacting form of Lenten penance is something which is a darned nuisance. Going without may involve disappointment and trials of resolve but if it …
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Once a year, for the six weeks between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday, Christians practice self-denial—giving up everything from sugar or alcohol to.. geek.com - Published Also reported by •engadget
Because the Pope wants you to give up trolling for Lent, check out today's end-of-day links: coronavirus czar, green flags, baseball card heist gone wrong, jerk cars, new Phoebe Bridgers, dog throws.. Gothamist - Published
Pope Francis called on Catholics to give up "gossip," "verbal violence," and "offensive and harmful words" which are "amplified by the internet, Wednesday, during his Ash Wednesday appeal. Mediaite - Published
What are Jacob Rees-Mogg, Lady Antonia Fraser and Mary Killen – among others – giving up this year?
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Denver, Colo., Feb 24, 2020 / 10:00 am (CNA).- Most Catholics, even those who don’t often go to Mass, know that Lent is a time for Friday Fish Fries and “giving something up.” But many Catholics.. CNA - Published
It will soon be Lent and I have been reading Characters of the Passion by the late Fulton J Sheen, first published in 1947 and now reissued by Angelico Press. …
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Vatican City, Feb 24, 2020 / 03:34 am (CNA).- There is an urgent need for personal conversion, without which the temptations of Satan, and the presence of evil, create a “hell here on earth,” Pope.. CNA - Published