POLL: What Are You Giving Up for Lent?

Ash Wednesday starts a commitment of sacrifice by many Christians.

If you observe Ash Wednesday, you also have likely begun the fasting or chosen another personal sacrifice during Lent—a period of personal pentinence.

Many faiths call for periods of fasting and other personal sacrifice, though even the most devout might vary in their observance of such commitment.

Patch wants to know—how are observant are you in the personal callings of sacrifice connected to religious beliefs? Take the poll below and tell us more about your experiences in the comments section.

Penna1965 February 22, 2012 at 10:53 PM
Option 4 - my religion doesn't do the "giving" up as part of it's foundations.
Sean Gilbertson February 23, 2012 at 02:46 PM
Option 5: I don't believe in any religion, so I'm not compelled to put anything on my head.
CHDaggett February 23, 2012 at 08:29 PM
I've made sacrifices as part of a spiritual, moral, ethical, integrated life (and found it to be a meaningful experience),but not as part of "religion" or for "personal penitence"


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