by the Director
On Ash Wednesday (this year 1 March) Lent starts, a period of forty days preceding Easter. It is a day of fasting like all the Fridays of the year but the Church has now limited to the Lent Fridays only. The other fasting day is Good Friday (the Friday preceding the Sunday of the Resurrection).
St. Bonaventura on identifying St. Anthony’s body found his tongue uncorrupt: a tangible sign of the holiness of a “friend of God’s” who continues to be present in history and time.
by Luciano Bertazzo