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What is Ash Wednesday anyway Spiritual Practices and Liturgical

What is Ash Wednesday anyway Spiritual Practices and Liturgical


What is Ash Wednesday? What is the significance of Ash Wednesday? What is the

But for all my church-going, I'd never heard of Ash Wednesday. My family was part of a denomination that didn't observe any part of the liturgical calendar.

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Why is the liturgical color for Lent purple? Why 40 days? Learn more about Lent from the National Shrine of St. Jude.

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What is Lent, anyway?

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Lent begins on Ash Wednesday – Wednesday, February 18th ––– www.Schmalen.com

What is Lent?

As we enter into the season of Lent, it is helpful to remember the purpose of the season. Lent is a time of prayer and self-reflection in preparation for ...

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday Quotes, Ash Wednesday Images, Wednesday Humor

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... so I figured I'd give you a quick rundown of what I learned, and how I hope to incorporate them into our family life in the coming year.

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Lent always challenges me. That probably has something to do with the fact that I am an intense person by nature; I don't like doing things halfway.

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Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the liturgical season of Lent. I like Lent, if that can even be said. It deeply suits a morbid, doubting place in ...

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I went to Ash Wednesday service this week expecting to meet God. I always do — in unexpected ways. I can never predict the moment God will show up and the ...

(Please note: this practice is not about shame. It is not about perfectionism. It is about compassion and mending relationships with ourselves and others.)

And over the years I've learned that many church traditions became traditions for very good reasons. Observation of the season of Lent, starting with Ash ...

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They abstained from meat on Fridays and Saturdays in Lent – the days of Christ's death and lying in the tomb – but were allowed meat during the main meal on ...

Do you do Lent? Do you need some resource, some guide, some extra inspiration to ponder this time of year? Whether you are a liturgical aficionado or a ...

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... the Church, cannot avert their eyes or be silent before the struggle for justice. A choice must be made where we stand, sit and who we sit with.

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A Meditation on Ash Wednesday and Lent

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Traditionally, Christians commit to three practices during the season: prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. Often, this includes using a daily devotional ...



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A most blessed Ash Wednesday to you all. Truly, I am so grateful that Lent is here at last . . . I plan to be blogging less over these forty days ...

After the final mass and I was asked to explain Ash Wednesday to our overflow homeless shelter guests. I did, and imposed ashes on two guests.