Ash Wednesday Services in Newport

Christians in the Newport will celebrate Ash Wednesday on Feb. 13.

Ash Wednesday is one of the holiest days in the Catholic Church's calendar. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Season of Lent and it is a period of penance, self reflection, fasting and fish fries.

Newport Patch brings you a list of area churches offering services on Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lenten season.

Emmanuel Episcopal Church: 12 p.m. and 6 p.m.

St. Mary's Church: 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Daily masses during lent are Mon-Fri at 7:30 a.m. 

Trinity Church: 12 p.m. and 7 p.m.

St. Augustin's Church: 8 a.m. and 5:15 p.m.

St. John's Church: 12 p.m. and 6 p.m.

St. Joseph's Church: 12:05 p.m., 5:15 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. in Spanish.

Community Baptist Church: 7 p.m.

Sandra J. Flowers, PhD February 13, 2013 at 12:20 PM
Masses and distribution of ashes at St. Joseph's Church are at 12:05 PM, 5:15 PM,, and 6:30 PM in Spanish.
Lauri Smalls February 13, 2013 at 04:38 PM
7:00 pm Lenten Services at Community Baptist Church, tonight and every Wednesday during Lent. Rev. Dr. Vincent L. Thompson Jr. Pastor/Teacher. 50 Dr. Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd, Newport, RI 02840 - 401-847-1707 -- all are welcome!
Cara Kenefick (Editor) February 13, 2013 at 06:38 PM
Thanks for the additional information! I've updated the story to reflect the times.
Hairsonfire February 14, 2013 at 11:43 AM
Perpetuating the myth of Christianity - amazing.


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