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Century flooding in India

India (MNN) — The flooding in southern India is the worst that it’s been in a century. Flooding in Kerala and Other Indian States India Today reported that between August 1 and 20, Kerala was hit with 771 millimeters of rain, which was 179 percent more than usual monsoon rains. …

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These 17th century monks did a beer fast for Lent

Washington D.C., Feb 27, 2018 / 02:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the Lenten season fully in swing, Catholics are immersing themselves in 40 days of abstaining from sweets, technology, alcohol and other luxuries. But did you know that Catholic monks once brewed beer specifically for a liquid-only Lenten fast? Back …

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