Ash Wednesday Mass, with the distribution of Ashes 8:00 AM 6:30 PM
Lenten Regulations The season of Lent begins this Wed, Mar. 2. Lenten Regulations are as follows:
Catholics who have celebrated their 14th birthday are to abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, all Fridays in Lent, & Good Friday.
In addition to abstaining from meat, Catholics who have celebrated their 18th birthday, until they celebrate their 59th birthday, are to fast on Ash Wednesday & Good Friday. Those who are bound to this regulation may eat only one full meal. Two smaller meals are permitted if necessary to maintain strength according to one’s needs, but eating solid foods between meals is not permitted.