The SWTJC Catholic Club sponsored an Ash Wednesday service on March 5 in the Mathew Students Center conference rooms on the Uvalde campus.
Ken Dirksen, a deacon at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Uvalde, conducted the service which involves the imposition of ashes. He also gave a brief explanation of the 40-day Lenten season that begins with Ash Wednesday and ends with Easter.
Approximately 90 students, faculty and staff attended the service.
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