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Old 26th August 2008, 07:32 PM
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Originally Posted by jack View Post
When I fast I find that I feel that I am not suffering a great deal. It seems to become more like a routine. Then is there any spiritual merit in fasting if it becomes similar to not eating because you are not hungry. I sincerely want to do some penance at least but it seems even what I do is not giving me the result I want.


I have found when I combine fasting with prayer during weekly adoration of the Blessed Sacrament......takes the routine out and gives you the time with the Lord......I have found I can really feel the Lord presence. I get chills just thinking about it.
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