Posts tagged "Ash Wednesday"

Lent for Dummies

You might be sitting on the train wondering why the guy next to you doesn’t realize he has a forehead full of ash.  Or perhaps you can’t for the life of you figure out why Carol from accounting gave up her morning coffee run.  Every year around this time Carlos flakes on the regularly scheduled... Read more »

Lenten Promise: Everybody is Guilty When They Are Catholic

Tomorrow marks the beginning of the most solemn and depressing six weeks imaginable when you are the proud card carrying member of the Catholic Church; Ash Wednesday.  Nothing puts an exclamation point on “catholic guilt” more than the six-week season of Lent will.  Doesn’t matter what the weatherman says–Holy Week is always a cloudy, miserable... Read more »