Further, all persons eighteen years of age and
older, up to and including their fifty-ninth birthday, are bound to fast
by limiting themselves to a single full meal on Ash Wednesday and on
Good Friday, while the other two meals on those days are to be light.
All the faithful are encouraged, when
possible, to participate at Mass and to receive the Holy Eucharist
daily, to celebrate frequently the Sacrament of Penance, to undertake
spiritual reading, especially the study of the Sacred Scriptures, and to
participate in parish Lenten devotions as well as Lenten education
programs. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is especially recommended.
All are encouraged to participate in Operation Rice Bowl which has aided countless hungry persons in the Archdiocese as well as throughout our
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