ABSTINENCE: All Catholics 14 years old and older are bound to the obligation of abstinence. Abstinence is to be observed on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all Fridays of Lent. On days of abstinence, meat may not be used at all.
FAST: Catholics 18 years old and up to the beginning of the 60th year are bound to the obligation of fasting.
Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of fasting. On these days, only one full meal is allowed. Two other meatless meals, sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to each one’s needs; together they should not equal another full meal. Eating between meals is not permitted, but liquids, including milk and juice are allowed.
HOLY COMMUNION: All Catholics who have made their First Holy Communion are bound to receive Holy Communion during the Easter time. Easter Time is from the First Sunday of Lent until Pentecost Sunday.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Fridays of Lent 2:30 pm when school is in session 6:30 pm in English 7:30 pm in Spanish
4:30-7:00 pm in the Family Center
A meal of fried or baked fish is served with hush puppies, cole slaw, fries, and a beverage.
Desserts are extra. Tickets are $8 for Adults and $5 for children.
3/9 Knights of Columbus and the Men’s Club
3/16 Trail Life USA and American Heritage Girls
3/23 Knights of Columbus
PLEASE NOTE: During the Lenten season, there are to be no flowers or plants in the church of the Adoration Chapel. Thank you.
LENTEN PENANCE SERVICE
Tuesday, March 6th at 7:00 pm There will be several priests available for the Sacrament.
Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, March 11th!