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Beer-only fast ends with bacon smoothie (via CNN Belief Blog)

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I find the concept of a beer-only fast ending with a bacon smoothie highly amusing.
Maybe I should rethink Lent.

By Eric Marrapodi, CNN Belief Blog Co-Editor (CNN) — J. Wilson has survived his 46-day beer-only fast and found some unexpected spiritual insights. Wilson, who lives outside Des Moines, Iowa, was emulating a Lenten tradition carried out by German monks hundreds of years ago. In keeping with tradition he ate his last solid food on Ash Wednesday and broke his fast on Easter Sunday. “I made a bacon smoothie and that’s what I broke the fast with,” W … Read More

via CNN Belief Blog

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