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Ashes of Lent


By Gina Marinello-Sweeney

Word Count: 200

Rating: G

Summary: A poem of Lent

My eyes were fixed intently

Upon the Crucifix before me, 188 more words


"Turn Turn Turn": a sermon on Mark 1:9-15 for the beginning of Lent

Mark 1:9-15 New International Version (NIV)

9 At that time Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. 10 Just as Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw heaven being torn open and the Spirit descending on him like a dove. 1,854 more words


Ash Wednesday Against the Backdrop of the Bible and Jewish Tradition

For western rite Roman Catholics and some Protestants (e.g. many Anglicans, Lutherans, Methodists and Presbyterians), today is Ash Wednesday, a day on which they recommit themselves to their faith, while looking forward to Easter (Pascha). 1,422 more words

Imperfect Protestant Rosary Prayer Guide

The first prayer rope I owned was a rosary that I bought in Maui (#RoadToHanaSurvivor) a few years ago. I wanted it because it was made with Job’s Tears. 671 more words


#48 -- Fastnachts and Ashes: Mennonites and Lent

(This week’s blog is adapted from a Lenten sermon I preached in 2013.)

Ten years ago, I spent Shrove Tuesday in my hometown. It’s known as Fastnacht Day there – the eve of the fast. 854 more words

Nourished Spirit

Wise Words with Bruce Wise


On Falling Trees: March 2, 2018
          by Usa W. Celebride

A fierce Nor’easter knocked out power, flooding East Coast streets,
and toppled down an old Canadian spruce-hemlock tree, 2,107 more words


Yesus Peduli Kamu Perempuan

www.ladyinblogging.wordpress.com Sahabat lady, artikel lady hari ini membahas bagaimana Allah begitu peduli kepada kaum perempuan. Karena akhir-akhir ini sering sekali ada berita tentang pelecehan terhadap kaum hawa. 606 more words

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