Remember you are dust, destined for Divinity

I wish everyone who reads these words a blessed Ash Wednesday and a Holy Lent.Monday I was speaking with one of the brothers at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit, and he noted that the Vatican does not require any particular words to be said during the imposition of ashes on Ash Wednesday. Most priests say something along the lines of "Remember that you are dust and to dust you shall return."  But this particular monk says... Remember you are dust, destined for Divinity. This reminds me of the … [Read more...]