Tag Archives: Lent

Ash Wednesday: Christ Calls us to a New Life

Wednesday, Catholics will line up in their parishes and other close-by churches to receive ashes on their foreheads: the external sign of an interior commitment. Various formulas or words are still used. The first choice listed in the ritual is “Turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel.” A suitable second is “Remember, […]

November 20, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph