Lent & Easter – Catholic Moments
About Lent & Easter
In the early Church, the weeks before Easter were the time for final preparation of catechumens to be accepted into the Church. As part of their preparation, the catechumens observed a period of fasting. In some local churches the fast lasted one day, in others two days, or even 40 hours before Easter fasting both day and night. Read more.
In February of 2015, we launched Best Lent Ever™, our free Lenten email program. Best Lent Ever 2016 will be available on Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016.
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