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Friday, March 30, 2018

HOLY WEEK 2018 SPECIAL: VISITA IGLESIA 2018,LENTEN SEASON,

Lenten Season will start on February 14, 2018 (Ash Wednesday) and will end on March 29, 2018 (Maundy Thursday). Lenten Season includes the customs of Ash Wednesday, Palm Sunday, and Holy Week schedules' that includes - Holy Monday, Holy Tuesday, Holy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Black Saturday Easter Sunday and VISITA IGLESIA. 

  Visita Iglesia where it is a custom and habit of all Roman Catholic, wherein Christians or they called "pilgrims" will visit seven churches to pay respect and pray before the Blessed Sacrament in the Altar of Repose. "Visia Iglesia" happens after the Mass of the Lord's Last Supper during Maundy Thursday. This custom was started by the First Christians at the City of Rome, wherein in the times of the Holy Week they roam around the seven important churches and offered time and prayers the presence of the Lord that it is present in the Holy Eucharist. The first Church in Rome that is visited during the Visita Iglesia is Basilica of St. John Lateran, the first Church of all Roman Catholic , house of Emperor Constantine and it is the first Cathedral and home of all Holy Pope. And the following Churches will be tackled on the video.

Video courtesy of Sambuhay TV Mass of St. Pauls.