A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA Beijing: On a Day of Worship
Day two of my trek through China had me getting to know some lesser-known, but more personable aspects of China's capital, Beijing.
Having gotten in late the night before, I reserv... Posted on 6/30/12 at 8:57 AM
VATICAN CITY — Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he will resign Feb. 28 — becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years. His decision sets the stage for a mid-March conclave to elect a new leader for a Roman Catholic Church in deep turmoil.
Every year on Ash Wednesday Catholics depart on a 40 day journey, which ends on Holy Thursday.
That journey is called Lent, which is the liturgical season on the Roman Catholic calendar that signifies Jesus’ journey through the desert prior to his crucifixion in Jerusalem by the Romans.
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