All Catholics are obliged to fast and abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. Also, Friday of Lent is a day of abstinence. Fasting is obligatory from age 18 until 59. When fasting, a person is permitted to eat one full meal, as well as two smaller meals that together are not equal to a full meal. Abstinence from meat is obligatory from age 14 onwards. Confessions will be heard on Saturdays from 8 to 9 a.m., and 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. as usual, and on Wednesday beginning at 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Mass times for Ash Wednesday:
- 6:30 a.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes
- 9:00 a.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes
- 12:00 p.m. Noon Mass with Distribution of Ashes
- 7:00 p.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes
Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross will be prayed every Friday of Lent at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. This will begin on Friday, February 19th and the last one will be held on Good Friday on April 2nd.