This year, Bishop Barres has written a Lent Letter where he invites us during the Season of Lent to commit ourselves to “radiant, natural and humble holiness by expanding the breadth and depth of our daily engagement with Sacred Scripture.” Read more…
Additionally, here are Four On-Line resources to enrich your Lenten journey:
Guidelines for Fasting & Abstinence – In keeping with the spirit of penance, Catholics are asked to observe the following practices:
*Fasting: All between the ages of 18 and 59 may eat only one full meal & two small meals on these days (no snacks).
**Abstinence: All from the age of seven onwards abstain from meat on these days.
Illness always exempts people from these requirements.