Results for: Lent

In Lent

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)
In The Bible

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 Cat (MORE)
In Christianity

Lent is a period of what?

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)
In Catholicism

What is lent about?

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

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)
In Christianity

What can you do for Lent?

Lent is when you give something up for a period of time. You can try giving up a bad habit or something unhealthy, like sugar.
In Catholicism

Why have Lent?

As preparation for Easter. Roman Catholic Answer "...unless you repent, you will all perish..." Luke 13: 3, 5.
In Catholicism

Why do you remember lent?

During lent we remember Jesus great love for us and his death on the cross, also his 40 days of fasting.
In Christianity

What do you do for sacrifice lent?

I have heard it said that Lent is the springtime of the soul, as it is a time of spiritual renewal. Especially during this season, Catholics are called to three things: fastin (MORE)
In Christianity

Why is Christian Lent called Lent?

This period of preparation before Easter began to be called Lent in the Middle Ages. It is derived from words meaning "spring" as Easter comes in the spring.