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Got Lent?

Our Next Wednesday Church Night - February 21 at 7 p.m. The season of Lent is so much more than giving up something for our own self-improvement. Break through the rut of the same old Lent. Get a new viewpoint that will really prepare you for the great feast of Easter
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Fast & Abstinance During Lent & the Triduum

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are obligatory days of fasting and abstinence for Catholics. In addition, Fridays during Lent are obligatory days of abstinence.

For members of the Latin Catholic Church, the norms on fasting are obligatory from age 18 until age 59. When fasting, a person is permitted to eat one full meal, as well as two smaller meals that together are not equal to a full meal. The norms concerning abstinence from meat are binding upon members of the Latin Catholic Church from age 14 onwards.
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