Tag : Lent
Cuban Christians title : Evangelical Churches, Christian Services Growing in Cuba
summary : Cuban pastors and worshippers say they are in the middle of a boom in evangelical worship, despite the country's atheism-anchored history.
date : Mar 27, 2017 12:18 PM EDT
Lent title : When Does Lent 2017 Start and End? Lent Devotional Readings, Meaning and History
summary : This year, the season of Lent begins on Wednesday, March 1 and ends on Thursday, April 13. During this 40-day period, Christians prepare for Easter by practicing self-denial and simplicity, focusing on spiritual renewal and growth, and reflecting on Christ's sacrifice on the cross.
date : Feb 23, 2017 11:15 AM EST
Lent title : When Is Lent 2017: Dates, Traditions And Bible Verses
summary : The season of Lent is upon us - it begins Wednesday, March 1 and ends on Thursday, April 13 - and it is a special time where Christians prepare for Easter, the celebration of Christ's resurrection, with prayer, penance, and sacrifice.
date : Feb 17, 2017 11:05 AM EST
Ramadan title : Some Christians Join Muslims in Fasting for Ramadan: ‘We Can Have a Different Posture in Our Hearts’
summary : Muslims around the world are currently fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. However, there are some Christians in the United States who are participating in this event as a form of solidarity.
date : Jul 17, 2015 12:59 AM EDT
Chinese New Year title : Year of the Goat: Christians Face Dilemma Celebrating Chinese New Year as Ash Wednesday Begins
summary : This year, the Year of the Goat and Ash Wednesday fall just a day apart, with Chinese New Year on the 19th, and first day of Lent on Feb. 18, presenting a dilemma for devout Christians across Asia.
date : Feb 17, 2015 07:25 PM EST