Daily Archives: February 28, 2017

February 28

Mardi Gras Reflection Even where Lent has ceased to have much religious meaning there is a festival, before the ascetic fasting and abstinence of Lent. Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) has a long history of overindulgence and revelry prior to the strict forty day fast. The observance of Lent has been modified, but we can give this day before Ash Wednesday

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