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The Catholic U.P . EVANGELIZATION EDUCATION INFORMATION $2.00 20 Pages February 19, 2016 Vol. 45 No. 3 THE NEWSPAPER OF THE DIOCESE OF MARQUETTE JAMIE CARTER THE U.P. CATHOLIC Northern Michigan University student Amber Rewa (left) receives ashes on Ash Wednesday from Father Brandon Oman (right). Father Oman led a prayer service on Ash Wednesday in one of the main lecture halls on campus, making it convenient for students to attend between classes. In addition, students who couldn't attend the service were able to stop by the hall and receive ashes distributed by Father Oman. Father Oman is the associate pastor of St. Michael and St. Christopher parishes, as well as NMU Catholic Campus Ministry Chaplain. For additional photos see page 20. Ash Wednesday observed on university campus SCHOOLS: Catholic Schools Week celebrated P10-12 YEAR OF MERCY: Living out the works of mercy in the diocese P8 SING TO THE LORD: Pastoral letter on sacred music P3

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