St. Matthew's Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Lisbon Falls, Maine

Ash Wednesday

The penitential season of Lent, which originated in the 4th Century, spans 40 weekdays.  Lent begins on Ash Wednesday and concludes the Saturday before Easter.

Ashes will distributed (imposed) in the form of crosses on the foreheads for those attending the three services on Ash Wednesday and those who drop by.

Wednesday, Feb. 14th  – Ash Wednesday Services (with Eucharist and imposition of ashes) will be 7:30 am; 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Imposition of ashes will also be available from 11:00 am to noon and 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

St. Matthew’s – Lisbon Falls, Maine | A member of The Episcopal Diocese of Maine, The Episcopal Church, and the Worldwide Anglican Communion