Tag Archive | Lent is a preparation for the Paschal Mystery of Jesus

Ashes to Ashes ~ Dust to Dust ~ Can we rise again?

Dear Friends, Ash Wednesday is upon us once again. Easter is late this year ~ Sunday April 19th. 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 […]