All about Lent

FAQs about Lent

Everything you ever wanted to know about Lent but were afraid to ask.

A Catholic Online webpage offers explanations of the following FAQs about Lent:

* Why do some refer to Easter as Easter and others use Lent or Pentecost and what is the significance of each?
* Why do we put ash on our forehead?
* Where do the ashes come from?
* When do I wash the Ashes off my face?
* What is Fat Tuesday?
* What is Pentecost?
* What is the significances of the 40 weekdays before Easter?
* Why is Lent observed in only some Christian Churches?
* When Does Lent End?

And all about:

Ashes
Giving something up
Scrutinies: Examining our lives
Scrutinies and Penance
Prayer, fasting and almsgiving
Stations of the Cross
Blessed palms

To visit the website and find the answers to these questions, CLICK HERE.

Mass on Demand

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From St Mary’s, North Sydney. The first Mass of the day on YouTube

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Live streamed from Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral, Waitara

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Daily Prayer

Daily Prayer

All your daily readings, reflections and prayers can be found here... 

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