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"Lent at the Abbey"

Lent at the Abbey

St. Procopius Abbey and Benedictine University invite you to

Lent at the Abbey

Saturday, March 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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    What is Lent?

    Pope Francis

    Lent, the Christian season of repentance and remembrance, begins on Ash Wednesday, February 18th.

    Why do Catholics fast and give things up during Lent?
    Why are there ashes on Ash Wednesday and palms on Palm Sunday?
    When does Lent end?

    Find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions in this guide.


    Ash Wednesday & Lent in Two Minutes


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