Good Friday is a solemn day for Christians. They day observes the betrayal, crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ. It always falls on the Friday before Easter.
Holy Thursday celebrates the Last Supper, when Jesus had his last meal with his disciples. Learn more about its history and meaning.
Cardinal Edward Egan, the former Archbishop of New York, has died at the age of 82 after going into cardiac arrest in New York City.
Lent is the 40-day period of fasting and doing good works before Jesus’ Resurrection on Easter Sunday. Here is some insight into the season.
The question is, “Is mail delivered on Ash Wednesday or are all post offices closed for the holiday?” Here’s the info on package delivery and open offices.
It’s Lent 2015. What is Lent? Why is there fasting? What is the meaning of Ash Wednesday? Find your answers here.
The Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, and the same fasting rules apply that day as would apply on Fridays in Lent.
Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent, falls on February 18. Heavy spoke to Seminarian John Wachowicz about its origin, meaning and observance.
An avowed atheist has been arrested in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on charges of shooting three Muslim students in the head.
Check out all the info on when Ash Wednesday 2015 is, aka the first day of Lent, and the date.
Check out all the info on Lent, the dates of when it starts and ends, as well as how long until it’s over.