Lent

Queens faithful celebrate Ash Wednesday
News Queens Courier Staff 2/13/2013 at 4:57PM

BY ANTHONY O’REILLY In a time when the Roman Catholic church has been thrust into the national spotlight following Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, local parishioners gathered for the somber celebration of Ash Wednesday— the beginning of the holy season known as Lent. The 3 p.m. service at Holy Family R.C. Church in Fresh Meadows was [...]