February 13, 2013
Catholics all around the world marked their foreheads with the sign of the cross today.
Majority of them telling us Ash Wednesday is a day they will never miss.
Churches all over the city were celebrating the beginning of lent and marking the foreheads of Catholics with a cross. This is known as Ash Wednesday.
Bishop Lawrence Persico was at the Roman Catholic Chapel on Ash Wednesday, starting off the Lenten Season in fine fashion.
He held a prayer service before distributing the ashes. Afterwards, you were able to stay and pray or confess your sins.
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And for Angie Wisinski., Ash Wednesday means giving back to the Lord in thanks.