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Lent 2021

Basic Lenten Regulations

  • Fasting: On Ash Wednesday and Good Friday those who are 18 years old and not yet 60 are allowed only one full meal.
  • Abstinence From Meat: Those who are 14 years of age or older are to abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday and all other Fridays of Lent.

These regulations simply highlight Ash Wednesday and Good Friday and other Fridays of Lent. The more fundamental obligation is to make Lent a penitential season with Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving, practices that need to be adapted to one’s own circumstances.

Devotions:

Rosary:

Wednesdays:  6:30 pm at Immaculate Conception and 30 minutes prior to daily Mass, Tuesday—Friday.

Adoration:

Wednesdays:  9:15 am—5:30 pm at St. Mary's Church

Benediction:

Wednesdays:  5:30 pm—6:00 pm at St. Mary’s Church 

Virtual Stations of the Cross: 

 

Prayer & Reflection:

Morning Prayer:

8:30 am - Holy Thursday at St. Peter’s Church

8:30 am - Good Friday at St. Peter’s Church

8:30 am - Holy Saturday at St. Peter’s Church

Little Black Books:

Six-minute reflections on the Passion according to Mark. These are available in all the churches and in the Parish office. 

 

Morning Prayer