BDS grad Peter Thompson ‘15 in Ash Wednesday Feature

February 11, 2016

Peter Thompson, 2015 BDS graduate and assistant rector for St. Paul’s on the Green in Norwalk, CT, was highlighted in this article for his work offering commuters ashes for Ash Wednesday at the South Norwalk, CT train station. 

“Sometimes people don’t have the time on Ash Wednesday to go to church,” said Thompson. “There is a national movement currently called ‘Ashes-to-Go’ and we wanted to be a part of it this year.”

This is St. Paul’s on the Green’s first year doing “Ashes to Go,” and by 9 a.m. Thompson had already blessed nearly 100 people.

Read the full article here.