St. Michael’s Lent: a Franciscan practice beneficial for us addicts and alcoholics

Posted August 12, 2018 6:25 pm by paulcoholic

St. Michael’s Lent: a Franciscan practice beneficial for us addicts and alcoholics

(Reblogged from last year and substantially edited.) Coming up on August 15th is the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady. It is also the beginning of a Franciscan devotion known as “St. Michael’s Lent.” It is a 40-day period of fasting begun by St. Francis of Assisi in the 1220’s similar in practice to …Continue reading ‘St. Michael’s Lent: a Franciscan practice beneficial for us addicts and alcoholics’ »

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