The Beer Fast; LA Power Outage; A Close Call; Prayer of St Ephrem 3.3.20

The Beer Fast, Prayer of St Ephrem, Seeing More Clearly During Power Outage, A Close Call

  • The Beer Fast – 17th century monks, who did not consume solid foods during lent, developed a beer to provide nutrients.
  • Prayer of St. Ephrem – “Oh God, be merciful to me a sinner…”
  • LA Residents lose power because of an earthquake, and see more clearly. Without light pollution, they were actually able to see the Milky Way.
  • A providential encounter on the way to vote. Father describes a close call.