The Daily Eastern News

Letter to the editor: Catholicism is much more than meets the eye

Ben Hahn

March 5, 2020

This letter was submitted by Ben Hahn.  During this Lenten season, I was struck by multiple references in last week’s news that failed to capture what Catholicism is really about. From the front page’s misunderstanding that erroneously refers to the Holy Eucharist as “crackers” to the (c...

Lent can be a good time for reflection

Zoë Donovan, Columnist

February 27, 2020

The pious Ash Wednesday has passed, overshadowing the parties of Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras. Those of us who were raised Catholic can feel a sort of sentimentality to the days, even if we no longer attend church or believe the teachings. The paczkis are also always a welcome treat. Lent is meant ...

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