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Do you believe in fasting? I do at times....

 
AnuMeha

Asked by AnuMeha at 10:31 AM on Mar. 21, 2011 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • Sure. It's helpful both medically and spiritually. I fast before rituals - not for long, but 12 - 24 hours...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 10:42 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • no
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:32 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Nope.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 10:33 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • No!
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 10:37 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Yes I do. I did a Daniel fast once and I witnessed the power of it firsthand.
    popzaroo

    Answer by popzaroo at 10:49 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I've not done it, but I do realize that many people find it beneficial to their spirituality and personal walk to fast. :)
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 11:13 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Yes.. fasting from religion, tradition, and anything not from God :-)
    Fasting isnt just about not eating food... but about a lifestyle.
    Jesus lived a fasted life style but it never mentioned that He fasted food.
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 11:39 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • i dunno what you mean by believe, but i dont fast for health reasons (im hypoglycemic). however, i can see how it would be beneficial to one's spirituality.
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 11:39 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I fast three times a year: Yom Kippur, Fast of Esther, Tish a B'av. There are four other fast days, but I do not observe them
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:59 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Yep. I usually do it once a month for 24 hrs.
    TikiWiki33

    Answer by TikiWiki33 at 10:44 AM on Mar. 21, 2011

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