Catholic Actor Mark Wahlberg made an Instagram Post on March 2nd, 2022, encouraging everyone to pray in Lent. He said:
“Happy Ash Wednesday, everybody, God bless you, and happy start to a Lenten season,” Wahlberg says in his opening statement. “Please make sure we continue to spread love and pray for everybody all over the world. God Bless you.” On Instagram, Wahlberg also received positive comments from actor Mario Lopez and singer Gwen Stefani.