Bono: “Lent is upon us…”

That incorrigible Irish rocker Bono has just written a guest Op-Ed column in the New York Times. And he dares to proclaim that "Lent is upon us whether we asked for it or not."But wait a minute? Isn't it Eastertide? Even the Orthodox Churches have celebrated Pascha! Where is Bono coming from, declaring Lent in the middle of April?Oh, I get it... Bono is one of those pesky Christians who thinks there is no separation between spirituality and the rest of life. And he's daring to suggest that … [Read more...]