How to Fast: Five Tips

Friday is a traditional fast day in Christianity because it is on this day that we mourn both the failure and triumph of love. ┬áIn the crucifiction we mourn the failure of love in that humanity refused to accept the love that Christ came to offer and yet on the cross we also see love's triumph because Christ pursued love even to the point of a horrific death.Fasting was once a more common part of life, sometimes because there simply wasn't enough food to eat, but in an age of abundance … [Read more...]