This year, the day before Valentine’s Day will be Ash Wednesday, the day for putting of ashes on the forehead of Roman Catholics.
In an interview, Rev. Fr. Jomil B. Zambrona, one of the members of Team Ministry or priests of the Holy Rosary Parish Balabag, said there will be a mass to be held on February 13, Wednesday at 6:30 in the morning at the Balabag Church.
Mass will also take place at the Chapels of Yapak and Manoc-Manoc on the same day and time.
In addition, Lay Ministers of the Parish Church of Boracay will visit schools to put ashes on students’ forehead on the mentioned date.
February 13 will also be the start of penitence for Lent.