Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Friday, April 20, 2018

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Father John P. Melnick, pastor of St. Bernard Parish in Enfield, places ashes on the forehead of second-grader Caanan Preste on Ash Wednesday in the gymnasium of St. Bernard School while classmate Autumn Gagnon waits her turn. Father Melnick celebrated Mass for the school community for the start of Lent during the Jubilee Year of Mercy. (Photo submitted)