Results for - Ash Wednesday 2020

3,298 voters participated in this survey

Ash Wednesday is the day right after Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday. It also marks as the first day of Lent and is 46 days before the Easter. Ash Wednesday derives its name from the placing of repentance ashes on the foreheads of participants. The ashes are prepared by burning palm leaves from the previous year's Palm Sunday celebrations.

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1. Do you participate in Ash Wednesday?

Yes
14%
455 votes
No
75%
2,387 votes
Not Applicable
11%
358 votes

2. If you are celebrating Ash Wednesday, will you be fasting today?

Yes
9%
291 votes
No
35%
1,134 votes
Not Applicable
55%
1,775 votes

3. The Bible phrase said during Ash Wednesday is "Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return." Do you think that it is important for everyone to remember this?

Yes
52%
1,675 votes
No
22%
703 votes
Undecided
26%
822 votes

4. If you are participating, do you believe that the ashes on your forehead are a gesture of repentance?

Yes
18%
565 votes
No
17%
532 votes
Undecided
15%
467 votes
Not Applicable
51%
1,636 votes
02/27/2020 Religion 3298 47 By: Tellwut

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