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 http://libguides.ben.edu/Lent.

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