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Campus Ministries Striving for Student Interest


By James Colgan (NCC News) SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Ash Wednesday sent parishioners flooding into Syracuse University’s Hendricks Chapel for the chance to “receive ashes,” a tradition in the Catholic church meant to celebrate human mortality. Hundreds, mostly students, flocked to the chapel for an abbreviated service aptly named “Ashes To Go”.   The large group […]

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