Why does the date of Easter change? Is the Orthodox Christian Easter always on a different date? Here’s a look at how we determine the date of Easter.
An in-depth look at the traditions associated with Ash Wednesday and the start of the Lenten season.
The 40-day duration of Lent dates back to the Council of Nicea in 325 A.D., but was standardized in the year 600 to last 46 days – 40 days not including Sundays.