ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House

from Art Laffin, Dorothy Day Catholic Worker When: Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from Noon-1:00 p.m. Where:White House (north side on Pennsylvania Ave.) "The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent and believe in the Gospel." (Mk.1:15) Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is a time for personal and societal repentance, a time … Continue reading ASH WEDNESDAY: Ash Wednesday service of repentance at the White House

LENT 2015: Return to me with your whole heart

by Scott Wright, Pax Christi Metro D.C.-Baltimore These past weeks, the news has been filled with horrific violence and the tragic loss of life in the Middle East and closer to home in North Carolina. A Jordanian pilot captured in Syria and burned alive by his captors from the Islamic State (ISIS). Kayla Mueller, a … Continue reading LENT 2015: Return to me with your whole heart