Ash Wednesday Newswire

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  1. Ash Wednesday to mark start of LentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... members during Ashes on the Square, a first time event held at T.B. Butler Fountain Plaza in Tyler for Ash Wednesday. Pictured at far left is Marvin's Rev. Gerry Giles and second from left Christ Church's priest Matt Boulter. On Ash Wednesday ...

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  2. The Bulletin: 2/6/16Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Daily Reporter

    Several area churches will have Ash Wednesday services marking the start of Lent, the period leading up to Easter. Here are services planned for Wednesday: GREENFIELD - XO16, a marriage simulcast featuring Jimmy and Karen Evans of "Marriage Today," will be shown from 8 to 10 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at Calvary Baptist Church, 1450 W. Main St. MT.

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  3. How Brazil's Jews samba through the madness of CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... so the exact date varies - this year it's February 5-10. The celebration kicks off Friday night and ends on Ash Wednesday at noon, when some very hungover Brazilians are forced to go back to work. Easter Sunday comes 40 days after. Though it may ...

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  4. St. Francis ChurchRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Douglas County Herald

    ... the spiritual. In announcements, Bishop Hartley noted that Lent will begin on Wednesday, February 10, which is Ash Wednesday and we will have our traditional Ash Wednesday service at 7:00 p.m. that day and everyone is welcome.

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  5. You Don't Have to be Polish to Savor a Great Paczki Celebrate on Fat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season, which begins on Ash Wednesday. About Firecakes Donuts Owners Jonathan and Karen Fox have created Firecakes Donuts Shops to give customers the same ...

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  6. Ash Wednesday servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    Open Prairie United Church of Christ in Princeton will hold a brief service of consecration of the ashes at noon on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10, followed by a six-hour vigil from noon to 6 p.m. . Anyone in the community is welcome to drop in between noon and 6 for imposition of ashes and/or a quiet time of meditation.

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  7. Colorado Springs bakers make king cakes for Mardi GrasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Gazette

    King cakes for Mardi Gras celebrations are made by Robert Brunet, owner of Mama Pearl's Cajun Kitchen. Photo by Teresa J. Farney Front and center is the fact Fat Tuesday is the day before Ash Wednesday - the first day of Lent and, for some, the end of eating rich foods and the start of a holiday fast.

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  8. Ash Wednesday 2016: History, Dates, Traditions Of Lent's First Day Of FastingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    On Ash Wednesday, observers have ash placed on their foreheads in the shape of the cross as the words from Genesis 3:19 are spoken: "You are dust, and to dust you shall return." Ash Wednesday is observed on February 10, 2016.

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  9. Ash Wednesday services in ThomastonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    THOMASTON, Maine - Ash Wednesday services will be held noon and 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, at the Episcopal Church of St. John Baptist, 200 Main St. The service is one of Holy Communion including the imposition of ashes, as a sign and reminder of human mortality.

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  10. Thought for the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ilkley Gazette

    LENT is upon us, Ash Wednesday in just under a week. It's a season to refocus on God, live more simply and prayerfully as we approach Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

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  11. Ash Wednesday Service:Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host Ash Wednesday Service at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church at 302 First St. in Elkins.

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  12. Kemble/Poole Keynes/Somerford KeynesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... - Holy Communion and at 11am in Poole Keynes - a family service and in Somerford Keynes - morning prayer. On Ash Wednesday a Benefice 'Ashing' Service will be held in Kemble church the start of Lent at 7.30pm. This course deals with struggles of ...

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  13. Community News: TetburyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... for you to have a chat with on any matter that may be causing you concern. THE Lent observance begins with the Ash Wednesday service beginning at 7pm on Wednesday, February 10, at St Mary's Church. Lent continues until Saturday, March 26. This year ...

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  14. Lent- the perfect diet programmeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Derry Today

    ... Cathedral will next week introduce a Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving (PFA) Programme for Lent, beginning on Ash Wednesday. Society is full of diets and healthy eating programmes. These all focus on the person. However, the church was way ahead of any ...

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  15. Show your appetite for feeding the pantryRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Salem News

    ... 9. Easter is on March 27 this year. At the stroke of midnight on Fat Tuesday celebrations end. The next day is Ash Wednesday which starts the Lenten season. And the fasting and sacrifices that comes with it. Following a Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras theme, ...

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  16. King of Glory starts 40 Days of GivingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com

    ... for all generations to participate in activities to learn about and get ready for the season of Lent. Ash Wednesday, on Feb. 10, officially marks the beginning of the church season preceding Easter. Worship services will be offered at noon and 7 ...

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  17. Jewish hotspots during Brazil's blockbuster Carnival seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... so the exact date varies - this year it's Feb. 5-10. The celebration kicks off Friday night and ends on Ash Wednesday at noon, when some very hungover Brazilians are forced to go back to work. Easter Sunday comes 40 days after. Though it may have ...

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  18. St. Paula s hosts Ash Wednesday servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Chronicle

    St. Paul's Episcopal Church invites the community to its traditional Ash Wednesday services with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes at 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. . A potluck supper at 7 p.m. will follow the evening service.

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  19. Lenten Luncheon Series returns Ash WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    The Annual Lenten Luncheon Series in Point Pleasant returns Ash Wednesday, which is fast approaching, as is Easter which falls this year on March 27. The first luncheon will take place at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10 at Trinity United Methodist Church on Viand Street. The first luncheon will be hosted by church members at Trinity who will provide the meal comprised of soup, sandwiches, cookies and drinks.

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  20. Grace Episcopal announces Ash Wednesday servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Grace Episcopal Church will offer Ash Wednesday services at 7 a.m. in the chapel and 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.

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