Archdiocese issues Lenten regulations
Submitted on March 09, 2011
Then to all Christ said, "Whoever wishes to be my follower must deny his very self, take up his cross each day and follow in my steps" (Luke 9:23). The Church has always helped us fulfill these words of Jesus by prescribing very definite penance for all Catholics. Accordingly, the pope and the American bishops have outlined obligatory fast and abstinence as follows:
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