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What is the meaning of ash wednesday?
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The seventh Wednesday before Easter and the first day of Lent, on which many Christians receive a mark of ashes on the forehead as a token of penitence and mortality.
answered Jan 22, 2011 by trianswer (22,754 points)
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It is the first day of Lent and the day when people place ashes on their foreheads as a sign of penance. The ashes come from the burning of the palm leaves used for Palm Sunday the year before.
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