The Imposition of Ashes on Ash Wednesday

Book Title: Pontificale Romanum ad omnes pontificias ceremonias, quibus nunc utitur sacrosancta Romana ecclesia, accommodatum. Nonnullis insuper, que in antea impressis non habentur accuratissime auctum .Ac in tres partes distinctum. : quarum prima personarum, secunda rerum consecrationes, et benedictiones continet : tertia vero quedam ecclesiastica officia, et alia multa comprehendit, que in sequenti tabula, versa pagina monstrantur. Nuper summa diligentia reuisum, emendatum, & impressum

Author: Catholic Church

Image Title: The Imposition of Ashes on Ash Wednesday

Description: The bishop places ashes in the sign of the cross on the foreheads of those kneeling before him.

Click here for additional images available from this book.

For information on licensing this image, please send an email, including a link to the image, to dia@emory.edu