Evening Prayer 2.9.16, Shrove Tuesday

The Daily Office

After Pilate had said this, he went out to the Jews again and told them, “I find no case against him.”

Pancake Race, Run & Flip last year on Shrove Tuesday at St. Richard’s Episcopal School, Indianapolis. The term refers to being absolved from sins after Confession the day before Lent begins, and the pancake tradition relates to consuming the last of the fat before the season of abstinence and fasting, ending with Easter. (Kelly Wilkinson/The Indianapolis Star) Pancake Race, Run & Flip last year on Shrove Tuesday at St. Richard’s Episcopal School, Indianapolis. “Shrove” refers to being absolved from sins after Confession the day before Lent begins, and the pancake tradition relates to consuming the last of the fat before the season of abstinence and fasting, ending with Easter. Besides “giving up something” for Lent, one can also take on a positive discipline of charity, mission or devotion, such as saying Morning or Evening Prayer for Lent. For some people, this is their favorite time of year, observed by Christians across the theological and liturgical spectrum. (Kelly Wilkinson/The Indianapolis Star)

I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” Psalm 122:1

INVITATORY AND PSALTER

O God, make speed…

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