We are a Eucharistic People.
Each year the Lord Jesus calls the entire Church to a
special season of penance and renewal. As we begin this
holy time of Lent, we should reflect on our need for
conversion of heart, prayer, charitable works and penance.
The season of Lent extends this year from Ash Wednesday,
February 18, to the Mass of the Lord's Supper, April 2,
1. Everyone 14 years of age or over is bound to abstain
from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all
Fridays of Lent.
2. Everyone 18 years of age and under 59 years of age is
also bound to fast on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday.
3. On these two days of fast and abstinence, only one full
meatless meal is allowed. The other meatless meals,
sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to
one's needs, but altogether they should not equal another
full meal. Eating between meals is not permitted on these
two days, but liquids, including milk and fruit juices are
allowed. When health or ability to work would be
seriously affected, the obligation of the law is modified.
Because Lent is a special season for all Christians, we
should not lightly excuse ourselves from these penitential
4. To completely disregard the law of fast and abstinence is
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Mon. thru Sat.
Wed. Evening 7 pm
Weekend Mass Times
Saturday, 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 8:30 a.m., and
Holy Day Mass schedule
Holy Day 9 am
Saturday, 3:00 - 3:45 pm
2:30 - 4:30 pm
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