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  1. Dismissed Bend priest files complaint against Diocese of BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Bend Bulletin

    ... according to the complaint, "when Bishop Cary gets through with Father Radloff, he won't be allowed to perform Ash Wednesday mass at a mini-mart." Bill Buchanan, a Bend attorney representing Radloff, said given the conditions placed on him by Cary ...

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  2. Sutter: A dangerous flip-flopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  3. Similarities and Vital Distinctions Between Judaism and ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Buzzle.com

    ... Jesus), Good Friday (death of Jesus), Sunday (day of rest), Easter (resurrection of Jesus), Lent (time between Ash Wednesday and Easter), saints' feast days : Rosh Hashanah (beginning of the calendar year), Sukkot (celebration of harvest), Simchat ...

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  4. Las Chin wants review of public holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Jamaica Observer

    Lascelles Chin, chairman of the Lasco Group of Companies, wants a review of the structure of public holidays, in a strategic move towards increasing productivity. "In the name of increased production and productivity, I am calling for a restructuring of the public holidays, except of course for Christmas and Ash Wednesday, which are holy, religious days," Chin appealed.

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  5. Organization & Club News: Thursday, September 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    ... A discussion on possible future events, including a Christmas Raffle, a not-so-silent auction, potato soup for Ash Wednesday, and a possible candy sale, just to name a few. Join us Oct. 14 and bring your ideas. Our new gals will surely infuse us ...

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  6. Wild extravaganzas: Colombia's top 10 festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Inside Colombia

    ... four main days in which Carnival is officially celebrated-the Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, before Ash Wednesday. The most popular activities are the Battle of the Flowers, the Grand Parade, The 84th Street Parade and The Funeral of ...

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  7. Late Night: Letty Owings, Age 89, Recalls More New Orleans HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Pam's House Blend

    ... at night, happen more and more frequently as the weeks approach the "real" Mardi Gras on Shrove Tuesday before Ash Wednesday . As an aside - "Shrove" days are set aside for celebration and excesses not allowed during Lent. The date of Mardi Gras is ...

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  8. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | 590ktie.com

    ... Roman Catholic priest in Colombia walked through his church's neighborhood to offer blessings to commuters on Ash Wednesday, the start of the Lent season of prayer and fasting before Easter.

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  9. Opinion: Why is the pope going to South Korea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  10. The Pope's 10 tips for happinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  11. Roy Exum: Mary's Gourmet DinerRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... They baptized the squirrels and registered them as members of the church. Now they only see them on Christmas, Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday and Easter. Not much was heard about the Jewish synagogue, but they took one squirrel and had a short service ...

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  12. Maker Mayhem: Low Moments in How-To History, Part 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Boing Boing

    ... should come with a disclaimer; the maker's use of blackened matchsticks is not some play on the concept of Ash Wednesday, but a nod to the turn-of-the-last-century folk craft known as Tramp Art. To clarify, Tramp Art is the term used for the small ...

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  13. Ash WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... others engage in more rigorous prayers and spiritual disciplines during this time. However Lent is observed, Ash Wednesday marks its beginning. Services will be held all over the Garland area inviting worshippers to recognize their own mortality and ...

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  14. Pope to visit Philly next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  15. Wanted to Watch Saint Lucia's Carnival on TV This Year? You Were Out of LuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... with the Roman Catholic calendar, Carnival Monday and Tuesday are usually celebrated on the days preceding Ash Wednesday , after which all pleasurable indulgences are meant to be forfeited during the 40 days of Lent that follow. Fifteen years ago ...

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  16. Pelosi to take Dem message to Colbert, 'Morning Joe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Hill

    ... election that year. "You said you'd never come on here," Colbert said at the top of that interview, an Ash Wednesday cross on his forehead. "Do you often break your promises?" he asked. "This is part of my Lent resolution - to do good works, be kind ...

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  17. Pope's apology still doesn't cut itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  18. Pope's apology doesn't cut itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | CNN

    ... to Rome on April 3. The Pope blesses the altar at Rome's Santa Sabina church as he celebrates Mass on March 5, Ash Wednesday. Daniele De Sanctis, a 19-month-old child dressed up as a pope, is handed to Francis as the pontiff is driven through the ...

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  19. Eggs take center stage at Easter timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... is resurrected. It was the custom in very early Christian times to not eat eggs during Lent. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday (a day of fasting) and lasts for the 46 days just before Easter Day. It is for the purpose of self-reflection, self-denial, ...

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  20. Bishop assigns 'committed and driven' priest to reverse declining ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Church in Augusta. Buy Photo The Rev. Seamus Griesbach conducted Mass last year for the start of Lent and Ash Wednesday at St. John Catholic Church in Bangor. Buy Photo The Rev. Seamus Griesbach conducted Mass last year for the start of Lent and Ash ...

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