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Bishop Urges Catholics to Strengthen their Faith during Lenten Season

February 25th, 2011 - Comments Off

A pastoral letter to the faithful was read Feb 23 in the diocese of Bishop Carlos Franzini.

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentinian Bishop Carlos Franzini of Rafaela, Argentina, calls all Catholics to seek Christ during the upcoming Season of Lent.

Lent Wednesday this year will begin on March 9.

A pastoral letter was read in a Feb. 23 mass, to help Catholics in his diocese prepare for the upcoming perennial season. It said that the bishop encouraged them to “seek out a more profound encounter with the Lord to strengthen their faith.”