Historical Look at Fasting

Taken from the 5th century church historian Socrates Scholasticus’ “Church History” Book V,  (here) on what fasting looked like at that time: “…..The fasts before Easter will be found to be differently observed among different people. Those at Rome fast three successive weeks before Easter, excepting Saturdays and Sundays. Those in Illyrica and all overContinue reading “Historical Look at Fasting”