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Quick Questions Why do Catholics practice fasting and abstinence during Lent?
Quick Questions When does Lent really end?
Quick Questions How is Easter Sunday determined? Palm Sunday? Ash Wednesday?
Quick Questions How should senior citizens observe fasting and abstinence during Lent?
Quick Questions Which are the days of abstinence in Lent?
Quick Questions Why is the Tuesday before Lent called Shrove Tuesday, and why is Holy Thursday also called Maundy Thursday?
Quick Questions Does abstinence from meat include byproducts of animals, such as eggs, cheese, and milk?
Quick Questions Outside of Lent, do we have to do anything special on Fridays?
Quick Questions I received ashes on Ash Wednesday, but my two-year-old son did not. Instead he was given a blessing. Is this a new practice?
Quick Questions How is the date for Easter determined?
Quick Questions Is it appropriate to empty the holy water fonts during Lent?
Quick Questions Does the Church excuse people from Sunday Mass obligation based on their age?
Quick Questions Can parishioners give each other ashes on Ash Wednesday?
Quick Questions Can deacons perform exposition and benediction?
Quick Questions Isn't it wrong for a Catholic hospital cafeteria to serve meat on Fridays in Lent?
Quick Questions Is Lenten penance something voluntarily sought, or does it mean just accepting difficulties passively?
Quick Questions Is it liturgically correct to have boulders and dried-up plants in sanctuary by the altar during Lent?
Quick Questions Why do Italians sprinkle ashes on the head, instead of marking the forehead with them?
Quick Questions Should Catholics who support abortion receive ashes?
Quick Questions Why would Jesus call Jews "hypocrites"?