Photo Essay by Cynthia Ruiz 03/09/2011
Ash Wednesday is a Catholic tradition that occurs annualy marking the beginnig of the forty day liturgical period of prayer and fasting.
Ash Wednesday is the practice of placing ashes on the foreheads of adherents as a sign of mourning and repentance to God.
Catholics must refrain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all the Fridays of Lent.
After everything the family just spends quality time together.