What is Lent?
- Lent starts with Ash Wednesday.
- Lent lasts for 40 days because Jesus was tempted by the devil for 40 days in the desert.
- Lent is a time of prayer, forgiveness and fasting.
- Lent is preparing for Easter.
During the 40 days of Lent, our focus will be on fasting, prayer and almsgiving.