Daily Archives: February 25, 2020

February 25

Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday Reflection Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) has a long history of overindulgence and revelry prior to the forty day fast of Lent. It is also known as Shrove Tuesday, derived from shrive the confession of sins as a preparation for Lent, a usual practice in Europe in the Middle Ages. As the final day before the austerity of…

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