is observed on
the days between Ash Wednesday (46 days before Easter) and Holy Saturday (the day before Easter).
In the Ambrosian Rite, Lent begins on the Sunday that follows what is celebrated
as Ash Wednesday in the rest of the Latin Catholic Church, and ends as in the ...
Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Season of Lent. ... On Palm Sunday,
we celebrate the first joy of the season, as we celebrate Our Lord's triumphant ...
How to Celebrate Lent. Lent is a Christian tradition that is observed in many
denominations. It is the hallowed forty-day period of sacrifice leading up to Jesus'
Jun 22, 2009 ... Lent is the period of forty days which comes before Easter in the ... The western
church excludes Sundays (which is celebrated as the day of ...
Holidays & Celebration Tips · Easter Holiday ... Lent is the Christian season of
preparation before Easter. In Western ... Not all Christian churches observe Lent.
Interesting facts and information on Lent 2014, the period of forty days which ...
Sundays are always a day of celebration in the Christian church and so they ...
Feb 20, 2012 ... Last week, we noted that our Lent email devotionals are online and set to begin
this Wednesday, February 22. (If you haven't signed up yet, ...
Unlike New Year's, Christmas, Halloween, St. Valentine's Day and other pagan
holidays that are celebrated by the secular, non-religious world, the Lenten ...
Lent is a special time of prayer, penance, sacrifice and good works in preparation
of the celebration of Easter. In the desire to renew the liturgical practices of the ...