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Ash Wednesday: Lent begins

Wednesday 14th February

Ash Wednesday – falls this year on February 14th (also Valentine’s Day!) and marks the start of the Christian season of Lent; a period of forty days of prayer, reflection and fasting in preparation for the joy of Easter Day.

On Ash Wednesday at St John’s Tisbury there will be three services; the normal Wednesday said services of Morning Prayer and Holy Communion at 0800 and 1000 respectively. There’s a sung service of Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes at 1930.  The service includes music by William Byrd and the traditional Lent Prose.

Read more about Lent on the BBC website