Coppell Student Media

Religious traditions not meant to be carried out “on the go”

Religious traditions not meant to be carried out “on the go”

Aisha Espinosa, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016

One of the many traditions of practicing Catholicism (and a few branches of Christianity) is the season of Lent, the 40 days leading up to the Easter holiday. Ash Wednesday marks off the season of fasting, with many Catholics and Christians going to a mass or service and receiving ashes made fro...

Lent begins again

February 17, 2010

Ellen Cameron Staff Writer After the hoopla of Mardi Gras, which was significantly dampened by the weather, the 40 days of Lent began today, on Ash Wednesday. The effects are obvious in the school, and sometimes tangible. Students with dark (and often smeared) crosses of ash are Catholic and sometimes...