Whatever you give up, intent is a big part of truly recognizing Lent. "Jesus calls us to fast, but simply tells us to do it for the right reasons. It should not be for our glory, but for God's," says Stephen Corrigan, a fourth-year Catholic seminarian at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Gloucester, England via email. "If we are doing something which is sinful then it would be good to try to stop doing it ... But something which is not sinful can be given up, not because it is unclean but because we are called to something greater." … [Read more...] about What Is Lent, and Why Do Christians Give Up Something for It?