Lenten regulations 2017

  • All adults, from the completion of their 18th year to the beginning of their 60th year, are expected to fast.
  • All who have completed their 14th year are bound by abstinence.
  • All Fridays in the season of Lent are days of abstinence.
  • Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are both days of fasting and abstinence.
  • Bishop Cunningham has granted a dispensation for March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day).