Why Fast on Ash Wednesday?

Fr. Mike offers a refreshing reason for fasting​ on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. Fasting shouldn't be simply something Catholics do to show they are ...

What IS Ash Wednesday?

"What's that dirty mark on your forehead!" Ash Wednesday is upon us once again! The sight of Catholics wearing ashes baffles many non-Catholics.

Ash Wednesday HD

Ash Wednesday is one of the most popular and important holy days in the liturgical calendar. Ash Wednesday opens Lent, a season of fasting and prayer.