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#Lent

# lent - Friday 10 April, 2020

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you give up anything for Lent?

And, if so, did you stick to it?

# lent - Friday 13 March, 2020

Trócaire cancels all public outreach activities during its Lenten Appeal

The charity is still accepting donations online or by phone.

# lent - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Opinion: Why 'give up' for Lent? Better to set some solid goals

Lent may be the season of giving up, but a more positive approach would help you succeed, writes Barbara Edwards.

# lent - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Pope Francis has suggested phones, what about you?

# lent - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Pope Francis says put down your phones and turn off the TV this Lent

“It is the time to give up useless words, chatter, rumours, gossip, and talk and to speak directly to the Lord,” the pontiff said.

# lent - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Poll: Are you still doing Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you still doing Lent?

Were they just so chocolatey?

# lent - Thursday 7 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge If you're struggling with the whole idea of giving up things for Lent, #40Days40Items is a good solution 40 Days 40 Items

# lent - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Cigarettes? Alcohol? Rollerblading?

# lent - Thursday 29 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge Poll: Did you manage to make it through Lent? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you manage to make it through Lent?

It’s ok. We won’t rat on you.

# lent - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge In 1987, a little girl hilariously complained that RTÉ were sabotaging her commitment to Lent by advertising sweets RTE Archives

# lent - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Poll: Will you give something up for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you give something up for Lent?

Planning to give up cigarettes or alcohol? Or rollerblading?

# lent - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you

Josiane is now working for the charity in Rwanda.

# lent - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Forget your Lenten promise - a giant Nutella tap has just been set up in a Dublin supermarket Melty Goodness

# lent - Monday 27 February, 2017

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?

But first we’ll have Pancake Tuesday.

# lent - Friday 24 February, 2017

'Drive-thru' ashes coming to Galway for the start of Lent

People will be able to drive in one church gate, get their ashes, and exit out another gate at Glenamady Church.

# lent - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 memories anyone who grew up Catholic will recognise Lent
From The Daily Edge This Irish mammy takes Ash Wednesday SUPER seriously Irish Mammies

# lent - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 tweets about the Trócaire Box only Irish people will understand Trocaire Box

12 tweets about the Trócaire Box only Irish people will understand

Stealing money from the Trocaire Box for curry chips *hangs head in shame*

# lent - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving anything up for Lent?

Lent is on the way. But fortunately, so is Pancake Tuesday.

# lent - Friday 5 February, 2016

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent? Sponsored By Nicorette This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you giving up anything for Lent?

Tis the season…

# lent - Sunday 5 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 awkward moments you'll always have at mass Let Us Pray

8 awkward moments you'll always have at mass

So much potential.

# lent - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Poll: Did you manage to give anything up for Lent this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

# lent - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From The42 You're nearly there! 5 thoughts that go through everyone's head during lent On Track

# lent - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Open thread: Is it okay to break Lent on St Patrick's Day? Loophole This post contains a poll

Open thread: Is it okay to break Lent on St Patrick's Day?

Are you currently sitting in a sea of sweet wrappers?

From The Daily Edge It's official: most Irish people think it's grand to break Lent on Paddy's Day Rulebreaker This post contains a poll

# lent - Monday 23 February, 2015

One killer tip to get you eating healthier throughout the working week

Try this, and you could be deleting those takeaway numbers by the Thursday.

# lent - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the selfie.

From The Daily Edge 11 people who need to give up social media for Lent Off The Grid
From The Daily Edge The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday Prelfies

The 11 greatest #prelfies (priest selfies) from Ash Wednesday

For thine is the kingdom, the power and the selfie.

From The Daily Edge 10 things every Irish person knows to be true about Lent Truths

10 things every Irish person knows to be true about Lent

The smugness! The Trócaire Box! The cravings!

From The Daily Edge You're not alone - 7 people who have already broken their Lent promises Broken Promises

Why are so many non-religious people still giving things up for Lent?

Many Christian traditions have lost their appeal but Lent remains popular, for good reasons, lifestyle experts say.

# lent - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Quiz: Will You Succeed At Giving Up For Lent? Lenten Promise

Quiz: Will You Succeed At Giving Up For Lent?

Can you make it all the way? Take our quiz and find out.

Open thread: What's the weirdest thing you've ever done for Lent?

…Or plan to do this time.

# lent - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday Easter Feast

Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday

It was a GREAT Friday (sigh) for this Los Angeles café owner.

# lent - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Essential Guide to Breaking Your Lenten Fast Breaking Lent

The Essential Guide to Breaking Your Lenten Fast

Today, we can do WHATEVER WE WANT.

# lent - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish people can save the most cash by being good during Lent, say statistics Almost There

Irish people can save the most cash by being good during Lent, say statistics

If you give up drink, cigarettes, fast food, coffee and sweets you could save around €550.

# lent - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge All of these people have already failed at Lent I Give Up

All of these people have already failed at Lent

They just couldn’t make it through those 40 days and 40 nights.

From The Daily Edge 11 Ash Wednesday chat-up lines guaranteed to make you cringe Dat Ash

11 Ash Wednesday chat-up lines guaranteed to make you cringe

#AshWednesdayChatupLines at your SERVICE.

Poll: How long on average do you last in your Lenten vows? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How long on average do you last in your Lenten vows?

Will you make it to Palm Sunday?

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