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Debate: Is giving up alcohol, chocolate or biscuits the best way of marking Lent?

Warm double chocolate cake with raspberry sauce and raspberries on top (Photo: PA)

Or is that a distraction from the real task of preparing for Holy Week and Easter?

It’s time for one last chocolate biscuit

Cardinal Timothy Dolan: unlikely to be giving up laughter for Lent (Photo: CNS)

We asked prominent Christians what they are giving up for Lent. Their answers range from blogs to fruit juice and moreish digestives

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Animals pay a visit to St Peter’s Square

Horses, cows, rabbits and peacocks were among the species present for the traditional blessing of St Anthony at St Peter’s Square

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