Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, February 26
is February 26.
Ashes will be at 8:30 a.m. and Ash Distribution only will be at Noon.
Catholics between the ages of 18 and 59 are obliged to fast on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. In addition, all Catholics 14 years and older must abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all the Fridays of Lent.