Skip to content

{ Category Archives } Lent

Ash Wednesday at Ground Zero

My friend Gabe, a seminarian over at General Theological Seminary, recently put up a great post over at his blog, Ultimate Concern, reflecting on his experience imposing ashes on Ash Wednesday at St. Paul’s Chapel, near the World Trade Center site in New York City. Here’s a taste: As the hour passed, I became more [...]

Tagged , , ,

Washing Ashes

My Ash Wednesday was taken over by an afternoon migraine, and the rest of the clan has been recovering from the flu, so we did not make it to an Ash Wednesday service. Which is too bad, because I generally like the Ash Wednesday liturgy–in my experience, it is one that may be enhanced, but [...]

Tagged , , , ,