Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace

Pope Francis announced that Friday, February 23, will be a day of prayer and fasting for peace, in particular for the populations of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan. Catholics in good health from age 18 until age 59 are obliged to fast and pray. The Friday Stations of the Cross are […]

Lenten Regulations

LENTEN REGULATIONS (from February 14, Ash Wednesday, to the Paschal Triduum) ABSTINENCE from meat is to be observed by all Catholics 14 years old and older on Ash Wednesday and on all the Fridays of Lent. FASTING is to be observed on Ash Wednesday by all Catholics who are 18 years of age but not […]