The Significance of Ash Wednesday by Fr. Mike Schmitz

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020 ASH WEDNESDAY MASS SCHEDULE:
Sacred Heart: 8:00 am & 6:30 pm
St. Mary on the Lake: 9:15 am & 6:00 pm

They may just be ashes, but Fr. Mike points out that what they represent goes far beyond mere dust of the earth. With a simple cross on the forehead, we are recognizing that we are far from perfect, but that God loves and redeems us—not despite our brokenness, but in the midst of it. If you want to start off your Lent with a reminder of Ash Wednesday’s deeper meaning, listen to Fr. Mike’s heartfelt words in this video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPTcMWpHfKk