Home Uncategorized Living Our Faith: Lenten Series – Sacrifice

Living Our Faith: Lenten Series – Sacrifice

576

As followers of Christ, we have a call to make the world a holier place in the image of our

Pope Francis greets the crowd as he leaves his general audience at the Vatican June 28. Lent and Easter had come and gone by that papal audience, but the Christian call to sacrifice was very much on the pope’s mind when he addressed 12,000 pilgrims in St. Peter’s Square. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 

Savior, who made the ultimate sacrifice.

Fasting is a method that people can use to limit or deny their physical desires for a higher, often spiritual, goal.