Today is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent for Catholics and other Christians. Believers who participated in the imposition of the ashes were proud to share their selfies on social media for the Lenten season… including Mark Wahlberg.


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Ash Wednesday is the start of the Lenten season that leads to Easter for Christians. On Ash Wednesday, Catholics and other Christians have ashes placed on the forehead.

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Today is the start of the Lenten season for Christians. On Ash Wednesday, Catholics and other Christians have ashes placed on the forehead. Celebrate today with these funny memes.

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Today marks the beginning of the Lenten season with Ash Wednesday. During Lent, Catholics and other Christians might give up a vice for the next 40 days. See the funniest memes here.

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March 1, 2016, is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the Lenten season, but what does the Bible say about it? What are some inspirational verses and passages about this holy time?

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Robert Jeffress, a pastor presiding over an Inauguration Day service for Donald Trump, has made controversial remarks about Islam, Catholics, Mormons, and gays.

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Bishop Eddie Long, the pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Georgia, has died at the age of 63 after a battle with cancer, the church says.

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Tonight, the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah begins on Christmas Eve. Because the Hebrew calendar is a lunar calendar, the 8 days of Hanukkah change every year. When did it last overlap with Christmas and when will it next occur?

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A viral video on Twitter shows a naked child, stated to be of the Burma Rohingya Muslim minority group, being repeatedly tasered by an alleged Buddhist Burmese soldier. Burma is also known as Myanmar.

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Mike Rinder is a former international spokesperson for the Church of Scientology, and will appear in the new A&E docuseries Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.

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When does the Jewish Holiday of Sukkoth in 2016 begin? Here’s how to find the exact time.

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When does the Jewish High Holiday of Yom Kippur in 2016 begin? Here’s how to find the exact time.

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When does the Jewish New Year of Rosh Hashanah in 2016 begin? Here’s how to find the exact time.

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Watch the canonization and sainthood ceremonies for Mother Teresa live via online video from the Vatican.

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The Mother Teresa ‘Do it Anyway’ poem is much beloved. However, she did not write it herself.

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Mother Teresa is being canonized by Pope Francis as a result of performing two miracles, on Monica Besra and Marcilio Andrino.

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