Tag: ash wednesday

Prayer, Fasting, Almsgiving

Caspar David Freidrich, “Cross Beside the Baltic” (1855) “No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from.”  – George Eliot   Lent is a feast whose character is easy…

Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday! What have you decided to give up for Lent; sweets, coffee, snacks, or something more personal to your spiritual journey? The better question is WHY?  Hopefully the following article will give you a better understanding of…