posted on 03/01/2009 2:21:39 PM PST
To: Salvation; narses; SMEDLEYBUTLER; redhead; Notwithstanding; nickcarraway; Romulus; ...
Ash Wednesday still marks the beginning of Lent, which lasts for 40 days, not including Sundays.
Except in the Eastern Catholic Churches where Lent begins two days earlier, as the days are counted differently.
posted on 03/01/2009 2:23:36 PM PST
("Run from places of sin as from a plague." - St. John Climacus)
May we all be blessed as we enter into this time of prayer, meditation and Bible study.
posted on 03/01/2009 2:38:54 PM PST
To: NYer; informavoracious; larose; RJR_fan; Prospero; Conservative Vermont Vet; ...
posted on 03/01/2009 2:40:10 PM PST
posted on 03/03/2009 1:40:32 AM PST
(POL Ldrs quotes fm1900 2 presnt: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/religion/2130557/posts?page=81#81)
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