Some Churches Add Glitter To The Gray On Ash Wednesday To Show Unity With LGBT Community

by | Feb 15, 2018 | Big Gay News, Top Headlines | 0 comments

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The News & Observer reports that a smudge of char in the shape of a cross on the forehead on Ash Wednesday is a reminder for Christians of two human themes that unite them—everybody sins and everybody dies, but as they enter the season of Lent, some believers are sprinkling glitter into their ashes to signify that everybody’s equal in God’s eyes, too, including those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.

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