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Ashes to ashes, Dust to dust ~ Let Jesus raise you up!

Ash Wednesday 2020 Dear Friends, Ash Wednesday is upon us once again. Easter  ~ Sunday April 12th. So, you may ask ~ what are ashes all about? We Catholics like symbols.  (So does Harry Potter.) What can they tell us about life? And death?  And reality? When the priest smears ashes on the penitent’s forehead […]

Ashes to ashes ~ Dust to dust

Dear Friends, We Catholics like symbols.  (So does Harry Potter.) What are ashes about? What can they tell us about life? And death?  And reality? When the priest smears ashes on the penitent’s forehead he says one of two poignant phrases: REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE DUST AND UNTO DUST YOU SHALL RETURN, or  REPENT AND […]

Dear Friends, Ash Wednesday is upon us once again. So, you may ask ~ what’s this Ashes thing” We Catholics like symbols.  (So does Harry Potter.) What are ashes about? What can they tell us about life? And death?  And reality? When the priest smears ashes on the penitent’s forehead he says one of two poignant phrases: […]

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust

// PDRTJS_settings_938668_post_335={“id”:938668,”unique_id”:”wp-post-335″,”title”:”Ashes to ashes, dust to dust”, // Dear Sisters and Brothers, Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday. But what’s this Ashes thing” We Catholics like symbols.  (So does Harry Potter.) What do ashes mean? What can they tell us about life? And death?  And reality? When the priest smears ashes on the forehead he says one […]