The Christian Season of Lent (“40 days of renewal leading up to Easter”) begins next week with Ash Wednesday on February 22. Ashes will be distributed in Christ the King Chapel at each of the five masses (8 a.m., 12:05 p.m., 1 p.m., 5:10 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.). All are welcome.
Submitted by: Rev. John Bucki, S.J., director, campus ministry
The Canisius men’s basketball team closes out the home portion of its schedule Saturday (February 18) when they host UMBC (Maryland Baltimore County) in an ESPN Bracketbuster contest. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. with senior ceremonies for Marial Dhal (pictured, right) scheduled as part of the pre-game activities. Saturday will be also include the final WYRK Fam Slam event of the season.
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Submitted by: John Maddock, associate athletic director – external affairs, athletics