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BEIT SAHOUR - Students participate in Ash Wednesday Mass

March 14, 2019

BEIT SAHOUR - Students participate in Ash Wednesday Mass

BEIT SAHOUR - On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the students of the Latin Patriarchate School in Beit Sahour celebrated the beginning of Lent season during Ash Wednesday Mass, celebrated by Fr. Elias Tabban, the parish priest of Our Lady of Fatima with the presence of teachers, rosary sisters and the faithful.

Fr. Tabban started the solemn mass by putting ashes on the foreheads of students, to remind them that ‘You're made from dust and you'll return to dust.’ During his homily, he highlighted the importance of fasting and praying during Lent. he said that during Lent, we are tough on ourselves, in order to experience the pain Jesus Christ felt.   

He also called on the families to participate in the Way of the Cross prayers every Friday, to keep fasting, praying and giving

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