Sunday, January 3, 2010
Grand Marian Procession 2009
The grand Grand Marian Procession of 2009 held in honor of Philippine Patroness the Immaculate Concpetion, was held at the Intramuros grounds December 5, in anticipation of the December 8 feast. Spearheaded by the Cofradia de la Inmaculada Concepcion, Mass was held before the procession at the Manila Cathedral with the Archbishop of Manila, Gaudencio Cardinal Rosales, as celebrant. Members of the Hermnadad de la Sgrada Pasiona and EDDSJ weer invited as Mass servers and as acolytes for the procession wearing the traditional tunicles as influenced by Spanish processions held in Seville. Various venerated Marian images processed in their beautiful carrozas.