Dr. Christopher Beiting, continues his personal and heartwarming reflection on fasting.
Dr. Christopher Beiting, professor of history, reflects on fasting in his own spiritual journey.
7 minutes to teach people about HOW and WHY to fast from food. Rating: Excellent.
Fasting played an enormous role in the life of Ireland's most famous saint.
That photo from the Grotto which caused such a stir a couple years ago - how is it connected to fasting? Read on.
156 years later, Lincoln's proclamation could just as easily speak to the present moment of our history. Why he proclaimed a nation-wide fast.
It is important to go beyond the minimum, but avoid being excessive in fasting. Here's why.
Fasting causes miracles to happen. Here are three of the many examples from my own life.
It all began in a CVS drugstore on the heels of yet another hospitalization.
Why has the Church today almost completely lost the practice of fasting? Why do we no longer understand it's connection to prayer and mercy (almsgiving)? Is this part of the reason our modern Church is in such a mess?
Fasting is more important that many of us realize.
I am grateful for the heroes of my 17th vocal cord surgery.
One of the best things we did in our family growing up was to memorize poems...