- We are learning about Jesus preparing to suffer and die.  

- Our saint of the week is Saint Jose Sanchez del Rio.

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Finish the following for homework. Due 2/13.

 Read p. 285-287 independently, and answer the following questions:

  1. How many days does Lent last?
  2. What day does Lent begin? What day does it end?
  3. Explain the biblical significance of the number 40. What did the number come to signify?
  4. What does conversion mean? Why is this term significant during lent?
  5. Read & interpret the scripture passage from Isaiah on p. 287. What practices is he explaining in this passage?

*** Our next religion test is this Friday, 5/9, and will be on Ch. 13-14.