CRS Rice Bowl
By CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICES - UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
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It's time to think outside the bowl with the CRS Rice Bowl app. Bring Lent into your life, online, offline, anytime, anywhere. Tap into a rich spiritual experience and make the 40 days of Lent ones that will change your life–and the world.
Join the conversation this Lent with new, integrated social media features. Receive daily reflections on your device, set and track progress towards a personal Lenten goal, use simple, meatless recipes to prepare and share on Fridays throughout Lent and read and watch stories of hope from people around the world.
• Prayerful reflection for each day of Lent
• Integrated social sharing options
• Customizable tool to set Lenten sacrifice goal and track progress towards its achievement
• Meatless recipes for Fridays during Lent
• Stories and videos of people who benefit from prayers and almsgiving to CRS Rice Bowl
• Available in English and Spanish
CRS Rice Bowl is Catholic Relief Services’ Lenten faith-in-action program. Participants pray, fast, and give alms following Jesus’ call to serve the poor and vulnerable. Twenty-five percent of the Lenten alms are directed to programs fighting poverty in the United States and seventy-five percent support CRS’ humanitarian and emergency relief programs in 93 countries overseas.
What's New in Version 2.0.4
various bug fixes
Wonderful Addition for Lent
I use several Leten devotionals and really like this one for its focus on the poor of the world and opportunity for prayer and almsgiving. I also like the recipes and encouragement to fast. We are having a rare snow day and I plan to make the Nicaraguan meal tonight. My 21 year old son just spent his week long school break down there helping build a house for a family with nothing. Except peace, joy and love. There is so much I need to learn. Thanks for helping.
This is such a great tool to keep me focused on Lent and on sacrifice for Jesus. Thanks CRS for making it fun and easy to fit into my day. Thanks for asking the tough questions and helping to out into a dollar figure each sacrifice. I would recommend this to anyone who has trouble staying focused during Lent!
Rice bowl prayer
I would recommend this to anyone wanting to get closer to God and for a daily prayer to read. It is a nice, fast way to get your daily prayers in and to remind us to give a little to others rather than always to just ourselves. I have really enjoyed the mobile app.
- Category: Reference
- Updated: Feb 20, 2015
- Version: 2.0.4
- Size: 9.1 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICES - UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
- © 2013 Catholic Relief Services
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.