When does Lent begin and end? It depends on your religion

When does Lent begin and end? It depends on your religion

When does Lent begin and end? It depends on your religion depends : New Orleanians, many of whom are or were raised Catholic, know that Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, the day after Mardi Gras. What many don’t know, however, is that for practicing Catholics, Lent officially ends on Holy Thursday. The season is marked as closed with the Mass of the Last Supper. That doesn’t mean, however, the season of reflection is over: Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday — or the Holy Triduum, which means “three days”…

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