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'Explosive' eruptions at Japan volcano

Powerful eruptions at a volcano in southern Japan spewed ash thousands of metres into the air Wednesday, as authorities warned locals not to approach the mountain.

Durandus on Lenten Veils

Last week I posted some excerpts from William Durandus’ Rationale Divinorum Officiorum, the parts of his treatise on Ash Wednesday which explains the general Lenten customs which begin on that day. (Book 6, chapter 27) In that section,...Show More Summary

Coal Ash Wednesday: Duke Energy pockets $231 million from Trump's tax scam

3 weeks agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

And that's just for the last three months of 2017: Electric Utilities and Infrastructure recognized fourth quarter 2017 segment income of $826 million, compared to $483 million in the fourth quarter of 2016. In addition to the drivers...Show More Summary

After a week without food, skid row activist still hungry to make a statement about housing shortage

Kaleb Havens could have given up candy, pizza or tacos for the 46 days of Lent. That would have been reasonable, right? Instead the 30-year-old Catholic Worker activist gave up all food last week, on Ash Wednesday, and began a hunger strike. Havens also chained himself to a fence on skid row, at...

Fish on Fridays (but Love All Through Lent)

Yesterday I began telling you about Lent the only way I know how: with an embarrassing and self deprecating story. Today, on the Friday after Ash Wednesday, we’re going to have a look at the prescribed reading from Isaiah, because I keep running into people who think Lent is their pre-Easter candy diet. Show More Summary

Florida high school shooting dismantles peace of Ash Wednesday

last monthNews : USAToday: News

Pastor Eddie Bevill is still trying to find the right words for his sermon Sunday — the right message to help make sense of the devastation that unfolded just blocks from his church.        

Durandus on the Liturgical Customs of Lent

The following selections are taken from William Durandus’ important liturgical commentary, the Rationale Divinorum Officiorum, book 6, chapter 27, which treats specifically of Ash Wednesday, but also of Lent in general. Some of the elisions...Show More Summary

Asher Roth – 18

Ash Wednesdays back. Check out Asher Roth’s latest, “18,” below (he went in). Previously: Asher Roth – No More Parties in LA Freestyle The post Asher Roth – 18 appeared first on Nah Right.

FBI Counterintelligence Agent Breaks Down on CNN in the Wake of Another School Shooting

last monthFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

It's Valentine's Day! Hearts and flowers and candy and blah, blah, blah. BUT, it's also Ash Wednesday for those of the Catholic faith (and maybe other religions too? I don't know. I'm barely even a failed Catholic.) So here's a...

Ash Wednesday 2018

Let us amend for the better the sins we have committed in ignorance; lest suddenly seized by the day of death, we seek time for penance and be not able to find it. Harken, o Lord, and have mercy, for we have sinned against Thee. V. Help us, o God our salvation, and for the honor of Thy name, o Lord, deliver us. Show More Summary

Manhattan priest offers ashes and support outside of ICE offices

last monthNews : NY Daily News

Father Fabian Arias gathered with fellow clergy members outside Federal Plaza Wednesday afternoon to offer ashes to Lent observers

College students release powerful ‘Way of the Cross’ video with music that will make you cry

The video was made to help Christians enter into the penitential season of Lent, which begins today on Ash Wednesday.

When Valentine's Day coincides with Ash Wednesday, 'a day of fasting and abstinence'

last monthNews : USAToday: News

Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day coincide for the first time since 1945.        

Coal Ash Wednesday: Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit against Duke Energy

last monthUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

When you have yet to clean up your mess, but still want to go outside and play: A Duke Energy lawyer told a trio of judges on the state Court of Appeals the lawsuit filed by the state's environmental protection agency and joined by conservation groups should be dismissed. Show More Summary

Lent Fasting and Abstinence Rules 2018: How to Start Penance on Ash Wednesday

Lent is the time of year when Christians are meant to examine their sins and contemplate sacrifice.

Miss Fleming is ageless

last monthArts : Parterre Box

Happy Valentine's Day! Happy Ash Wednesday! And happy 59th birthday soprano Renée Fleming!

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