Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ash Wednesday News

News on Ash Wednesday continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Early choral music celebrating Lent, Easter presented in concert this weekend by Huntsville Collegium Musicum

The Huntsville Collegium Musicum, a nine-member vocal ensemble that performs primarily early choral music from the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods.

Comment?

Related Topix: Huntsville, AL, Life, Holidays, Entertainment

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WAPT-TV Jackson

Church attendance up on Easter Sunday

CHURCH ATTENDANCE THIS SUNDAY UP ACCORDING TO MOST CHURCHES . BUT IT'S NOT THE CASE YEAR ROUND 16 WAPT TAMMY ESTWICK SPOKE TO LOCAL CHURCH OFFICIALS TO FIND OUT WHY EASTER SERVICE AT SOME JACKSON METRO CHURCHES HAD VEHICLES OVERFLOWING OUT OF THE PARKING LOT.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays

CBS Local

Hundreds Attend Easter Mass in Northwest D.C.

A Catholic worshipper dips her finger into holy water while attending an Ash Wednesday Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle on Feb. 22, 2012 in Washington, D.C. LANHAM, Md.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Life, Holidays, Lanham, MD

Foster's Daily Democrat

Students journey Lent a brush stroke at a time

Eilis Reardon shares the icon of Jesus she created over a five-week workshop during Lent.

Comment?

Related Topix: Portsmouth, NH, Life, Holidays

Hattiesburg American

Here's to the beauty of wheat -- and going gluten free

Gluten-free diets, books and food products are hot. The gluten-free menu at our Italian concept, Tabella, has steadily grown in popularity since we added it a few years ago.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Baked Goods, Bread, Dieting, Holidays, Recipes

Sat Apr 19, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Easter marks the end of Lent, a period of contemplationEaster marks...

Easter marks the end of Lent, a period of contemplation on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/04/20/easter-marks-end-lent-period-contemplation/7914037/ Easter Sunday marks the end of Lent, a period when many Christians focus on giving up negative thoughts and behaviors while seeking to grow in faith.

Comment?

Related Topix: St. Joseph, MN, Life, Holidays, Cold Spring, MN, St. Cloud, MN

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Natalia Naman Temesgen: Turning your heart toward sacrifice

Happy Easter! How many are eating meat or desserts again, or logging back onto Facebook or Twitter after a six-week hiatus? I didn't give anything up for Lent.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays

The Star Online

Pope presides at Vatican Mass leading Catholics into Easter

Pope Francis on Saturday led Easter rites commemorating what Christians believe was Jesus' resurrection from the dead, and urged people to rediscover direction in their lives.

Comment?

Related Topix: Pope Benedict XVI, Life, Holidays

MyFoxPhilly

Pastor With Religious Message Carries Cross For Over A Month

Chicago minister is taking a unique approach to Lent, carrying a cross through his neighborhood talking to people about God.

Comment?

Related Topix: Cross, Crime Movies, Chicago, IL, Thriller, Lakeview (Chicago, IL), Life, Holidays

Examiner.com

Holy Week and what it means

While you count down the hours until the Easter Bunny drops off your candy, check out these 10 uncommon facts about the holiday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Fasting, Health, Life

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Alabama Live

David's Daily Dish: My tried-and-true, never fail recipe for perfect fried shrimp every time

Frying shirmp is easy. But there are a few things to consider when planning to fry up a mess.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Seafood, Holidays

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Trinidad Guardian

Pulse on Easter

The Easter Bunny poses for a photo with pupils from Anstey Memorial AC Primary School during the Easter Parade in San Fernando on April 6. PHOTO: TONY HOWELL For the Christian community, today is probably the most important day of the year, rivalled only by Christmas Day.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Easter, Christmas, Breakfast, Food, Meat, Chicken

My FOX Chicago

Pastor with religious message carries cross through Lakeview

A Chicago minister is taking a unique approach to Lent, carrying a cross through his neighborhood talking to people about God.

Comment?

Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Lakeview (Chicago, IL), Cross, Crime Movies, Thriller, Life, Holidays

Blue's News

Out of the Blue

Ooops, I'm off by a day! At first I thought today is Good Friday, but now I realize it's actually Maundy Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Fiji Village

Methodist Church trying to bridge differences in society

The Methodist Church of Fiji said it is trying to go beyond the differences in society and find ways in which everyone can work together.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Holidays

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bluffton Today

Easter: A sign of new life

Jean Tanner/For Bluffton Today At St. Luke's United Methodist Church, a wooden cross is draped with a purple shroud signifying penance on Ash Wednesday at the beginning of Lent, 40 days before Easter.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Fruits, Food, Wedding

Examiner.com

When does Lent end?

As Holy Week begins, a few parishes begin receiving calls as to when Lent will finally be over.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Christmas

Sun Apr 13, 2014

KFVS12

Palm Sunday kicks off Holy Week for Christians

Palm Sunday starts the Christian observance of Holy Week and Easter, one of the most important observances for that religion.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Grand Island Pennysaver

Share the love, pass the buns

On Wednesday, April 16, St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Lewiston will distribute homemade hot cross buns.

Comment?

Related Topix: Lewiston, NY, Cross, Crime Movies, Thriller, Life, Holidays

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Advocate

Faith Works: Special services and Sundays

Christians who have given up things for Lent are in the last few days of their discipline; pray for them.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Fasting, Health

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••