Mardi Gras is the big day that kicks off the 40-day Lent season and Easter concludes the celebration. Lent allows Catholics to honor the time Jesus fasted in the wilderness and sacrificed. Most people don’t realize that Lent is actually 46 days long – as the time spans between Ash Wednesday and Holy Saturday. Did you know that? What about the exceptions to ‘no meat Fridays’? Did you know that some Catholics opt to eat fish as a substitute?

There are a ton of other interesting facts about Lent. Let’s test your skills and see how much you know about Lent.

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