Objective: There is a special season on the Catholic Calendar that's 40 days long, but doesn't include Sundays. Why not?
Why do Catholics "give up" things they enjoy during this season or do extra service?
Is it true Catholics can partake of what they give up on Sundays, or is this a myth?
Learn the answers to these questions and more in this educational course!
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- Religious Education - Family Education - Lent - Lent - VIDEO
- Religious Education - Family Education - Lent - Lent - QUIZ
- Religious Education - Family Education - Lent - Lent - STUDENT LESSON / STUDY GUIDE
- Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers
- Religious Education - Family Education - Lent - Lent - STUDENT DOWNLOAD
About the instructor
Marissa Romero is a dedicated writer and editor for Catholic Online where she has worked for many years. She is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned a bachelor's degree in Communications. She is committed to her mission of promoting excellence in Catholic Education.
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