Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday A cross of ashes on a worshipper’s forehead on Ash Wednesday Observed by Many Western Christians Type Christian[1] Observances Service of worship or Mass Marking of an ash cross on the forehead Date Wednesday in seventh week before Easter 2013 date February 13 2014 date March 5 2015 date February 18 2016 date February 10 Frequency annual Related to Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras Lent Easter Liturgical year Western Advent Christmastide Ordinary Time Septuagesima/Pre-Lent/Shrovetide Lent Holy Week Paschal Triduum Eastertide Pentecost Ordinary Time Eastern Nativity Fast […]

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Walking Through Lent with Pope Francis – The Joy of the Gospel

A weekly series of prayers and refelctions for Lent to help us rediscover the joy of the Gospel and to experience a personal encounter with Jesus through reflecting on his words and actions based on the Gospel stories we receive on the Sundays of Lent. The prgramme rotates between the churches in our parish cluster: The Temptations of Jesus – Monday, 10th March at 7:15pm, in St Mary’s Parish Hall. The Transfiguration  – Tuesday, 18th March at 7:15pm in St […]

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