Michelle and I join with Christians here and around the world in marking Ash Wednesday. This is a day of both reflection and joy, a time to ponder the meaning of repentance and restoration. As we enter Lent, we join millions in renewing our faith and

Get your ash in a flash! Metro Detroiters observing Ash Wednesday can now get their services to go.

Castano, an illegal immigrant from Peru, was among a group of about 100 protesters who gathered in Liberty State Park in Jersey City Wednesday for an annual Ash Wednesday march. They hoped to call attention to an immigration detention system

Pope Benedict celebrated his final public mass for Ash Wednesday, his first appearance since announcing his resignation earlier this week.

Vatican officials have moved Ash Wednesday services from their traditional location in the basilica of Santa Sabina to St. Peter's basilica, expecting an unusually large congregation of the faithful to attend what might be the