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Ash Wednesday Blessing Image

By: Karen Soleau

Description: A priest is shown in this image wearing white robes and a purple sash, holding an open Bible and blessing a young woman with a palm branch. The ceremony is symbolic of Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, where palm ashes are used to signify the season of repentence.

Tags Used: adults, baptismals, baptizes, clergy, ministers, pastors, priests, sacraments