Views from the Pews: ‘Opportunity to reflect on our lives’

Fr Paul Dowling, St Mary's Catholic Church, Market Weighton
Fr Paul Dowling, St Mary's Catholic Church, Market Weighton

Lent is the time of the year when we remember Jesus’ 40 days of fasting in the desert and we promise to undertake something to spiritually prepare ourselves to celebrate Easter. I have promised to go without meat this year and so when I am deciding what to eat, it is a constant reminder for me that I am going without something that I enjoy eating for a reason.

Read Father Paul Dowling’s full column in tomorrow’s (20 March) Pocklington Post.