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What is Lent?

Lent is a time when Jesus was in the desert for 40 days. Catholics observe this. It starts on Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter Sunday. People can give something up like candy (MORE)

When is lent?

Lent is from Ash Wednesday to Easter but it is a forty day period with giving something up. No meat on Fridays.   Answer: There is no mention of Lent in the Bible (the Ca (MORE)

Why do Catholics do Lent?

Roman Catholic AnswerBecause it is the liturgical season to prepare for Easter.
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What is lent about?

Roman Catholic AnswerLent is a forty days preparation for Easter. It is primarily about penance; most Christians give up something voluntarily beyond the Church's required fas (MORE)

Why do you have Lent?

The Catholic Church and many other Christians Churches follow the Biblical practice of Jesus Christ and the Jews in setting aside days where the entire Church fasts and prays (MORE)

Why have Lent?

As preparation for Easter.    Roman Catholic Answer"...unless you repent, you will all perish..." Luke 13: 3, 5.
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Why does lent happen?

Lent is a forty day period when Catholics give up something or promise to do something. It is when Jesus went into the desert for forty days before his death without food or w (MORE)