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ASH WEDNESDAY Anniversary Giveaway is Live!

The OFFICIAL BOOK TRAILER for my young adult, post-apocalyptic novel ASH WEDNESDAY, courtesy of the amazing, fantastic, brilliant Alex Billedeaux (yes, we have the same name. 161 more words

Books

From Dust to Ash Wednesday

DATELINE: MOVIE MASHUP

 

Back in 1973 Elizabeth Taylor did a movie directed by Larry Peerce that Richard Burton hated and told her not to do. She did not listen, and they were divorced (again) shortly thereafter. 264 more words

Politics & Society

“Is there enough Silence for the Word to be heard?” T.S. Eliot asks in his poem ‘Ash Wednesday’.

http://www.msgr.ca/msgr-7/ash_wednesday_t_s_eliot.htm

Spiritual Development

Lent

I SAW my younger — and only — brother die twice.

The first time was when he was four, and I was 10. After convulsing madly, with black ants coming out of his nails, he went into a coma. 977 more words

Death

River to the Sun

There is a river to the sun
that flows within the being
of the bodhisattva
like a golden path
that shimmers
along its traveled map… 16 more words

Poem

Ash Wednesday—February 13, 2013

“Return to the Lord, your God.” Return is one of Lent’s keywords. It is another way of saying “repent.” So as we observe Ash Wednesday, the beginning of our forty-day Lenten fast, repent, return to the Lord, your God, for He is gracious and merciful, He is slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love. 1,003 more words

Sermons