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Dear catholic.com visitors: This website from Catholic Answers, with all its many resources, is the world's largest source of explanations for Catholic beliefs and practices. A fully independent, lay-run, 501(c)(3) ministry that receives no funding from the institutional Church, we rely entirely on the generosity of everyday people like you to keep this website going with trustworthy , fresh, and relevant content. If everyone visiting this month gave just $1, catholic.com would be fully funded for an entire year. Do you find catholic.com helpful? Please make a gift today. Thank you. Wishing you a blessed Lenten season.

Kevin Lowry

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Kevin Lowry is a writer and speaker on topics including faith, finances, and conversion. Kevin spent twenty years in secular financial and executive management roles, and he currently serves as chief operating officer of The Coming Home Network International. Kevin and his wife, Kathi, are converts to the Catholic faith and have eight children. His new book, Faith at Work: Finding Purpose Beyond the Paycheck is available at his website, gratefulconvert.com.

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