Almsgiving, Prayer, and Fasting: The Three Pillars of Lent

‘Give alms…Pray to your Father…Fast without a gloomy face…’ (Matthew 6:1-18) Giving alms, Jesus teaches, means making the needs of others our own, especially the needy of our world. They are all around us: children and the old, the sick and the suffering, families and individuals, next-door neighbors and people in lands faraway. Whatever we… Continue reading Almsgiving, Prayer, and Fasting: The Three Pillars of Lent