Penitential season of Lent begins
Parishioners of Holy Family Catholic Community marked the beginning of Lent with the distribution of ashes on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10. The liturgy at St. Joseph Church in Wayland was celebrated by Father Michael Twardzik, parochial vicar.
Deacon Dan Slattery imposes ashes during the Mass.
Father Michael Twardzik imposes ashes on Mary Meese during a Feb. 10 Ash Wednesday Mass at Wayland’s St. Joseph Church.
Father Michael Twardzik imposes ashes on Norma Quanz.
Father Michael Twardzik imposes ashes on 2-year-old Sam Wright.
Emily Clark bows her head in prayer during Mass.
Altar server Doug Beecher clasps his hands in prayer behind the altar of Wayland’s St. Joseph Church.
Parishioners of St. Joseph Church line up to receive ashes from Father Michael Twardzik.
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