Local NewsPhotography In Seattle, faithful gather for first day of Lent Originally published February 14, 2018 at 5:52 pm Back to story Restart gallery More Photo Galleries Persian New Year celebrated at Seattle City Hall For UW Med students, Friday was Match Day Photos: Students walk out at Seattle-area schools to protest gun violence Christians observe Ash Wednesday at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church in White Center. Share story By Seattle Times staff Seattle Times staff photographer Seattle Times staff View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.