SANTA CROCE "LUMINARA"

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dal 13-9-2015 al 14-9-2015

Traditional procession through the streets of the historical center of Lucca illuminated for the occasion with thousands of small lights of wax.

sunday 13: Luminara
12.00: Sound of bells throughout the Archdiocese.
18.00: In the Cathedral, First Vespers, presided over by Msgr. Archbishop.  Are invited to participate with the faithful, the diocesan and religious priests in cotta and
red stole, deacons with their liturgical vestments, and the Religious. Music service in the Chapel of the Cathedral "S. Cecilia. "
19.15: Meeting of all the representations in the area of ​​S. Frediano.
20.00: On the front of the Basilica of San Frediano start and Luminara. Upon arrival at the Cathedral of St. Martin, a tribute to the Holy Face, short speech of the Archbishop, songs from all the choirs present concluding liturgy, mottettone, final blessing.
23.30 Fireworks of the Holy Cross, visible from the city walls.
 
monday 14: Exaltation of the Holy Cross
In the Cathedral Church:
7:30 am: Holy Mass
9:00 am: Holy Mass
10:30 am: Solemn concelebration of the Eucharist, presided by Msgr. Archbishop, with the Canons of the Cathedral, the Vicars of the Pastoral Zone and diocesan priests and religious who so desire. The songs will be handled by the Chapel of the Cathedral "S. Cecilia "(Director: Luca Bacci, Organist: Giulia Biagetti).
5.00 pm Celebration of Vespers and "station" to the Chapel of the Holy Face, presided over by Msgr. Archbishop. Even at Second Vespers, to the extent possible, are invited to participate with the faithful, priests.
6.00pm: Mass with hymns led by the choir "R. Baralli. "

"LUMINARA" OF THE HOLY CROSS
Lucca - Historical Center
2015 September 13 from 18.00

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Comune di Lucca
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