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Lent and Ashes

On Ash Wednesday, I was standing in line at the grocery store when the sales clerk whispered, “Did you know you have a big ink spot on your forehead? “It’s not ink; it’s ashes.” When she looked confused, I said, “You know, for Ash Wednesday?” Apparently she didn’t know. “Lent’s the forty days before Easter.

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Lent Lends a Lot to Life

Last year on Ash Wednesday, I was standing in line at the grocery store when the sales clerk whispered, “Did you know you have a big ink spot on your forehead? I shook my head. “It’s not ink; it’s ashes.” When she looked at me quizzically, I continued, “You know, for Ash Wednesday?” Apparently she

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