Tag: Ash Wednesday

Why do we receive ashes on Ash Wednesday?

Why do we receive ashes on Ash Wednesday?

| Father Michael Van Sloun | February 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

The imposition of ashes is a solemn ritual that signals the beginning of the holy season of Lent. The ceremony is distinctive; there is no liturgical action like it throughout the entire church year.

Continue Reading

‘To dust you shall return’

‘To dust you shall return’

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students, parishioners at St. Joseph in Rosemount receive ashes on Ash Wednesday.

Continue Reading

Interrupt daily routine to reach out in compassion to those in need

Interrupt daily routine to reach out in compassion to those in need

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Who has not been interrupted from daily routines and errands because we see someone in need?

Continue Reading

Of ashes … and water

Of ashes … and water

| March 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mass for students of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School in Hastings.

Continue Reading

7ads6x98y