Ever thought about giving up religion for Lent? Religion has made the list of the most popular things to give up this year for Lent, though barely (it’s listed as 25th out of 100). School, chocolate and Twitter are highest on the Lent Tracker list, compiled by OpenBible. The Washington Post reports:
Day: March 8, 2014
From Anglican Communion News Service: Tohoku Diocese’s Cathedral Church of Christ, in Sendai City, was destroyed twice – first in 1945 in during an air raid and, after being rebuilt, was damaged beyond repair in the 2011 earthquake/tsunami/nuclear fallout disaster.
Katelyn Beaty, managing editor of Christianity Today, offers what one commenter calls “a humble rant this is worth reading” in this “Open Apology to the Local Church”: