24 Catholic Churches To Celebrate Daylong "Festival Of Forgiveness"As part of Lent, Archbishop Blase Cupich has announced two dozen Chicago area churches will be open for 24 hours next week, so local Catholics can seek penance and healing for their sins.
Coolest Lent-Friendly Bars In ChicagoFor those of you participating in Lent (or those of you who just enjoy a good fish fry!) -- this article is for you. Here are a few Lenten menus, fish fry specials and seafood options to try out this Easter season.
Church Uses Texting To Engage Members During Lent A Catholic Church in the northwestern suburbs tried something new on Wednesday to try to get occasional-Catholics to become more regular Mass-goers.
Some Pastors Offer 'Ashes To Go' For Commuters On Ash WednesdayFor the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday, some ministers were catering to commuters, by placing ashes on their foreheads as they waited for their trains.
Best Tuna In ChicagoWhether you're looking for a delicious tuna meal for lent or just because you love tuna, this list has you covered. From sushi to the classic tuna melt, here are a few of the best places to try the big tuna in Chicago.
Mardi Gras Arrives In Chicago With Paczkis And RevelryFor Christians, this is Fat Tuesday – the day before the start of Lent.
Editor Gives Up Food For Lent, Drinks Only Beer, WaterAfter 24 days on an Lenten diet of beer and water, J. Wilson says what he really misses is savory food like feta cheese omelets and olives and pulled pork.
Ashes On-The-GoChristians in Chicago are pausing to reflect on their lives and their faith. Many of those who could not find the time to make it to their church had their faith find them instead.