Is Lent REALLY 40 Days?

Added 13 February 2018 by Br. Casey Cole, OFM

Everyone knows that Lent is forty days long. Except it's not. A look to the calendar shows 46 days, not 40. What gives? Apparently, there are a few explanations as to how we get the number 40...


Br. Casey Cole, OFM

Br. Casey Cole, OFM

New York

Student Franciscan Friar and author of the blog Breaking In The Habit.

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