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WHAT IS FASTING: Hungry for God Part 1

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What is fasting?  Why did early Christians abstain from eating meat products?  What does fasting communicate to God?  In part 1 of this new series entitled HUNGRY FOR GOD, Fr. Michael Sorial discusses the biblical understanding of fasting and what it our fasting says to God.

INVESTING IN PRAYER: Work Hard, Pray Hard Part 3

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 Why do you think prayer is so important for the world today? What is specifically needed to build a strong, deep prayer life? In part 3 of this new series entitled "Work Hard, Pray Hard," Fr. Michael Sorial discusses the importance of building a spiritual rule of prayer and a few key starting points.

PRAYER IS FOR HEALING THE HEART: Work Hard, Pray Hard Part 2

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What does Prayer Change? What’s needed to construct a healthy prayer life?  In part 2 of this new series entitled "Work Hard, Pray Hard," Fr. Michael Sorial discusses how God offers healing to our souls through prayer.

PRAYER IS OUR LIFELINE TO GOD: Work Hard, Pray Hard Part 1

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How would you describe prayer to a child? Why bother praying?  In part 1 of this new series entitled "Work Hard, Pray Hard," Fr. Michael Sorial discusses how prayer is the most remarkable tool God has given to humans.