Tag Archive | Mardi Gras

CARNIVAL! When do you let yourself have some fun?

Dear Friends, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party! And this year it coincides with our Valentine’s Day celebration ~ so things are a bit mixed up this year, but all for more fun! And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to […]

Carnival ~ Letting our hair down before Lent begins

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common ~ one huge party.  And what is so interesting it’s very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight on Ash Wednesday when we Catholics fast and abstain from meat on Ash […]

CARNIVAL!

Dear Friends, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party.  And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight Ash Wednesday when we  Catholics used to abstain from meat during  the six-week Lenten season. […]

Carnival

  Dear Sisters and Brothers, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party.  And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight on Ash Wednesday when we Catholics fast and abstain from meat on […]

Carnival

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party.  And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight on Ash Wednesday when we Catholics fast and abstain from meat on Ash […]

Carnival

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party.  And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight Ash Wednesday when we  when Catholics used to abstain from meat during  the […]

Carnival

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party.  And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to let your hair down before the strike of midnight before Ash Wednesday when in the old church they were to be  when […]