Lent for Pagans

I've spent the past several years of Pagan life feeling superior about Lent.This is also how I felt growing up fundamentalist Protestant. The Bible said nothing about Lent. So we didn't do Lent. I'd see my Catholic friends giving up things they enjoyed, like chocolate or French fries. And I wouldn't taunt them about it, but I did not see the point. You like chocolate, eat chocolate. What's the problem?As a Pagan, I felt much more in tune with Laissez le bon temps roulez. St. Louis has … [Read more...]