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Shrove Tuesday is a day in February or March preceding Ash Wednesday which is celebrated in some countries by consuming pancakes. In others, especially ...

What is Shrove Tuesday? - Sharefaith

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Shrove Tuesday occurs the first Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, usually February 2<sup>nd</sup> or March 9<sup>th</sup>. It officially ends the season of Epiphany and is the vigil for ...

Shrove Tuesday 2014 (Pancake Day) - Woodlands Junior School

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Learn about how Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday) in England is celebrated. Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent begins. Read about the history, customs and ...

Shrove Tuesday - Easter - Topmarks

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Find out about how Shrove Tuesday, better known as Pancake Day, is celebrated in the UK. Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent begins. Read about the ...

Carnival/Shrove Tuesday - Timeanddate.com

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Shrove Tuesday is the last day before the long fast for the Lent period in many Christian churches. The day is the day before Ash Wednesday and usually falls ...

Pancake Day 2015: The History And Meaning Of 'Shrove Tuesday ...

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Feb 17, 2015 ... Known formally as “Shrove Tuesday,” Pancake Day has historically been a time to load up on carbs before the 40 days of fasting leading up to ...

Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day -- Easter Customs and Traditions ...

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Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent starts on Ash Wednesday. The name Shrove comes from the old middle English word 'Shriven' meaning to go to ...

BBC - Religions - Christianity: Lent

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Jun 22, 2009 ... ... in the Christian calendar, traditionally a time of fasting and reflection. It is preceded by Shrove Tuesday and begins with Ash Wednesday.

What is Shrove Tuesday? - GotQuestions.org Home

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Answer: Although far less widely known than Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras, the Tuesday immediately before Ash Wednesday is also known as Shrove Tuesday.

It's Pancake Day 2016! The best recipes and everything else you ...

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Pancake Day has been celebrated by Britons for centuries. Known also as Shrove Tuesday, its exact date, rather confusingly, changes every year, because it is ...

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Shrove Tuesday
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Shrove Tuesday is traditionally known as the day prior to Lent but it also serves as a day of celebration, known as Mardi Gras.
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What Is Shrove Tuesday? (Definition, Date, and More) - Catholicism

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Oct 28, 2015 ... Shrove Tuesday is the day before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent in the Roman Catholic Church (and those Protestant churches that ...

The History of Pancake Day - Historic UK

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Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday, is the traditional feast day before the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Lent - the 40 days leading up to Easter - was ...

Shrove Tuesday - What does it mean? - Christian Teaching ...

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Shrove Tuesday is the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday which is the first day of Lent. It's a day of penitence, to clean the soul, and a day of celebration as the last  ...