• Chief Warrant Officer 2 Louis Plaza, a command and control computer, communications and intelligence system integrator, assigned to Company A, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, United States Division - Center, receives the sign of the cross made by ash from Capt. Anselmo Hernandez, a Catholic chaplain, at the Division Chapel Feb. 17 during Catholic Mass on Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent that occurs a total of 46 days before Easter.

    Ash Wednesday Held at Division Chapel

    Chief Warrant Officer 2 Louis Plaza, a command and control computer, communications and intelligence system integrator, assigned to Company A, Division Special Troops Battalion, 1st Armored Division, United States Division - Center, receives the sign...

  • Soldiers and civilians wait in line to receive a cross made of ash upon their foreheads Feb. 17 during an Ash Wednesday Catholic Mass. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent.

    Ash Wednesday Held at Division Chapel

    Soldiers and civilians wait in line to receive a cross made of ash upon their foreheads Feb. 17 during an Ash Wednesday Catholic Mass. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent.

  • U.S. Army Capt. Paul J. Roman, chaplain, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, of Raleigh, N.C., blesses the congregation during an Ash Wednesday service, Feb. 17, at the base chapel on Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan. The service featured traditional and contemporary worship music as well as an anointing with oil.

    Soldiers Celebrating Ash Wednesday

    U.S. Army Capt. Paul J. Roman, chaplain, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, of Raleigh, N.C., blesses the congregation during an Ash Wednesday service, Feb. 17, at the base chapel on Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan. The service featured traditional and...

  • U.S. Army Capt. Markey Edwards, chaplain, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, of Atlanta, Ga., anoints a Soldier with oil during an Ash Wednesday service, Feb. 17, at the base chapel on Camp Phoenix, Kabul, Afghanistan. The service featured traditional and contemporary worship music as well as an anointing with oil.

    Soldiers Celebrating Ash Wednesday

    U.S. Army Capt. Markey Edwards, chaplain, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, of Atlanta, Ga., anoints a Soldier with oil during an Ash Wednesday service, Feb. 17, at the base chapel on Camp Phoenix, Kabul, Afghanistan. The service featured traditional...

Page last updated Thu February 18th, 2010 at 08:49