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5 Things to Fast From Other Than Food & Water

5 Things to Fast From Other Than Food & Water

Latter-day Saints believe in the principle of fasting. When we fast, we abstain from food and water for a set period of time (generally 24 hours on the first Sunday of each month), to sacrifice our physical needs to place spiritual needs first. Fasting, for many, can be difficult. Due to medical reasons, it is impossible to completely fast for …

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6 Things to Try When You REALLY Struggle With Fasting

6 Things to Try When You REALLY Struggle With Fasting

The practice of fasting has been a commandment throughout ancient and modern history. Scriptural accounts of fasting abound and prophets today continue to teach this important principle of abstaining from food and sacrificing physical needs and comfort to draw near to the Lord and to serve. However, fasting would likely not be described by anyone as easy and there are …

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