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Ash Wednesday is March 6

March 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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One event on March 6, 2019 at 7:30pm

Ash Wednesday marks the start of the holy season of Lent, a time for reflection and repentance in preparation for the celebration of Easter. For centuries, Christians have received a cross of ashes on the forehead as a reminder of mortal failings and an invitation to receive God’s forgiveness.

  • Early Morning Ashes are offered from 6:30-9:00am. All are invited to drive up to the covered west entrance off the parking lot and receive the imposition of ashes with prayer while remaining in their car.
  • Traditional Ash Wednesday Service with imposition of ashes is in the Sanctuary at 7:30 pm. All are invited to begin this journey through the Lenten Season in worship together.

Details

Date:
March 6
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Fairfax United Methodist Church
10300 Stratford Avenue
Fairfax, VA 22030 United States
Phone:
703-591-3120
Website:
www.fairfaxumc.org