Ash Wednesday

Today the church welcomes the beginning of the season of Lent by marking Ash Wednesday. Across the world, Christians will
Lent is a Christian season that lasts for 40 days and nights leading up to Easter – the celebration of Jesus’s resurrection
Lent is a Christian season that lasts for 40 days and nights leading up to Easter – the celebration of Jesus’s resurrection
The tradition of Ash Wednesday marks the first day of the Christian period of Lent, a time of reflection, fasting, and prayer
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