All faithful who have completed their 14th year are to abstain from meat.
Those who have completed their 18th year but have not yet begun their 60th year are also obliged to fast.
During Lent all the faithful are also obliged to pray more and to perform more acts of penance and charity, such as family prayers, rosary, meditation on the liturgical texts of daily Masses, performing the Way of the Cross and caring for the poor and others who have material or spiritual needs.
II. MONTHLY RETREAT FOR CLERGY
Date : Wednesday, 22 February 2023
Time : 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Place : Cathedral, 16 Caine Road, Hong Kong
Theme : A Church that evangelises
Director : Ms. Stephania LING
III. DIOCESAN COMMISSION FOR PASTORAL SERVICES TO MIGRANT WORKERS
Bishop Stephen CHOW, S.J., has appointed/reappointed the following to be Commission members for a two-year term, effective 1 March 2023:
Rev. Blaise COORAY
Rev. Jay FLANDEZ, SVD
Rev. Heribertus HADIARTO, SVD
Rev. Rodolfo Jr. Sanchez JACOBE, OMI
Rev. John Baptist LE VAN BA, SVD
Sr. Michelle REYNOLDS, MM
Ms. Cinderella T. BERNARDEZ
Ms. Carmen LEE
Bishop CHOW is the Chairperson of the Commission.
Sr. Mary Corazon DEMETILLO, RGS, Directress of Diocesan Pastoral Centre for Filipinos, is an ex officio member.