Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Press Photo by John Odermann Rev. Todd Kreitinger, the pastor at St. Patrick's Church in Dickinson says a prayer in front of the altar at the end of Stations of the Cross with the students at Trinity Elementary West at St. Patrick's Church Friday afternoon. Stations of the Cross is just one of the ways Catholics observe Lent.

Lent

Email

Every year on Ash Wednesday Catholics depart on a 40 day journey, which ends on Holy Thursday.

That journey is called Lent, which is the liturgical season on the Roman Catholic calendar that signifies Jesus' journey through the desert prior to his crucifixion in Jerusalem by the Romans.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness