Resources for Lent

February 22, 2012

Lent, the Christian season of repentance and remembrance, begins on Ash Wednesday, February 22.
  • Why do Catholics fast and give things up during Lent?
  • Why are there ashes on Ash Wednesday and palms on Palm Sunday?
  • When does Lent end?
Find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions in the 2012 edition of our Library Guide for Lent available at

This year's guide contains video, web links, podcasts, books, films, and more.



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