01 March 2017

Ash Wednesday - 1 March 2017

Ash Wednesday is the first day of the forty days of Lent. It is an important and solemn day in our church calendar.
At services today, priests will mark people's foreheads with ashes. The ashes are to remind us of our mortality and to encourage a spirit of humility and penitence.

Lent is a time to examine our lives and make changes for the better.

Cross of Ashes by Jennifer Balaska
Services today
7.00am - Mass with imposition of ashes
6.15pm - Solemn Mass with imposition of ashes
You are most welcome to join us. We are in Moore St, Adelaide. 

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