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Muskrat love: Detroit-area Catholics permitted to eat rodent

Detroit-area Roman Catholics have one more dining option during Lent than most other followers of the faith. The culinary appeal of that item, however, is up for debate.


Some churches are asking members to give up plastic for Lent

Chocolate, alcohol and Twitter are some of the popular indulgences many Christians give up during the period of Lent leading up to Easter. But this year, some churches are encouraging …


UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017

Bishop grants special dispensation for St. Patrick’s Day

Corned beef and cabbage are clearly what’s for dinner March 17, even when St. Patrick’s Day collides with a Friday during Lent.


Plunge into the art of seafood cooking for Lent

Some items simply might be cost-prohibitive, depending on an individual’s budget. But, there is more than one fish in the sea.


Religion Notebook: Palm Sunday events kick off Holy Week

Holy Week will soon be upon us, with Palm Sunday events kicking things off next week. • The Spokane Dream Center will present “Behold Jesus!,” its 15th annual Easter drama, …


Religion Notebook: Retreat will focus on grieving, healing

Immaculate Heart Retreat Center, 6910 S. Ben Burr Road, will present a weekend retreat, “Living through Grief,” March 30 through April 1. The Rev. Stan Malnar, M.D. and Dr. Jim …


Religion Notes: Church offers free family fun night

Central United Methodist Church, 518 W. Third Ave., will present a family fun night at 6 p.m. Saturday. The evening will feature games, refreshments, a silent auction and karaoke. The …


Religion Notebook: Beth Shalom offering annual Kosher Dinner

Temple Beth Shalom, 1322 E. 30th Ave., will present its 71st annual Kosher Dinner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. The first Kosher Dinner the temple offered 71 years …


Religion Notebook: Christian bands will play at Spokane Arena

The Rock and Worship Roadshow is coming to the Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave., at 6 p.m. Sunday. The concert will feature the bands, MercyMe, Tenth Avenue North, LeCrae, …


Area churches plan Ash Wednesday services

Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent, is this week, and several Spokane Valley churches are planning special worship services to mark the day. Lent is the 40 days …


Religion Notebook: Celtic service ushers in Lenten season

St. David’s Episcopal Church, 7315 N. Wall St., will present a Celtic Communion service at 7 p.m. Wednesday to begin the Lenten season. The service will feature the imposition of …


Religion Notebook: Church readies for marimba music

One Peace, Many Paths will present the Wildwood Marimba Band Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Unity Church of Truth, 2900 S. Bernard St. The concert, “Lil Twig and the …


Valley congregations plan special Lent events

As the season of Lent continues, some Spokane Valley churches are hosting special events to help people get ready for Easter. The congregations of Holy Trinity Lutheran, Good Shepherd Lutheran …


As delicious, new vegetarian entrees emerge, use of meat on the retreat

Whether you’re eating less meat in the spirit of sacrifice during the Lenten season, working more meatless meals into the dinner rotation due to health concerns, or both, finding satisfying …


Lenten services planned

This Wednesday is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of the 40-day period preceding Easter known as Lent. Several Valley churches will be hosting special worship services and other events …


Churches conduct special services for Holy Week

Holy Week, the last week of Lent leading up to Easter, begins this week with Palm Sunday. Many Valley churches will have special worship services and other events this week …


St. Mary’s offers fish on Lenten Fridays

Those who abstain from meat on Fridays during Lent can stop by St. Mary’s Catholic Church each week for a Lenten Fish Fry. The menu of baked or fried fish, …


Opportunity to offer one service Sundays

Opportunity Presbyterian Church is altering its worship schedule to offer only one service each week at 10:30 a.m. beginning Sunday. There will be a separate adult/youth education hour from 9:15 …


Ash Wednesday services, events mark Lent’s start

Lent starts this week for many Christians on Ash Wednesday and many Valley churches will be observing the day with worship services and other events. Lent is the six-week period …


Church groups plan fundraisers

It appears to be a week for fundraising at several Valley churches that will host events to benefit various causes. • The Spokane Valley United Methodist Church will host its …


Churches plan Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday events

This week marks the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Lent is the time of preparation in advance of Easter, which celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Many greater Spokane …


Pre-Lent events scheduled

Christians in Spokane will be observing the beginning of Lent with Ash Wednesday services and Mardi Gras events. •Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive, will present a Mardi …


Fat Tuesday events planned

Christians in Spokane will be observing the beginning of Lent with Ash Wednesday services and Mardi Gras events. •Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive, will present a Mardi …


Churches plan events for Fat Tuesday, Ash Wednesday

Christians in Spokane will be observing the beginning of Lent with Ash Wednesday services and Mardi Gras events. •Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive, will present a Mardi …