This past weekend began the events organized by the Brotherhood of Our Lady of Sorrows and Soledad in collaboration with the City to present the poster for the 2009 Easter this year is that brotherhood.
The events began on Friday, January 16th with the celebration of Holy Mass in the Church of San Lazaro, sung by the Choir group Alhama for the dead of the Brotherhood.
We made the conference "From Calvary to the tomb" that was provided by D.
Germain Ramallo Asensio, Professor of Art History at the University of Murcia, in the Archaeological Museum of Los Baños.
Later, the attendees moved to the Church of San Lazaro which inaugurated the exhibition "Consolatrix Afflictorum-Comfort of the Afflicted" with images of the Virgen de los Dolores and Soledad in the Region of Murcia.
The opening ceremony of this exhibition was provided by the local mayor, Juan Romero, the Councillor for Culture and Heritage, Jesus Basauri, President of the Brotherhood of Our Lady of Sorrows and Soledad, Miguel Angel Redondo and the pastor of the Church of San Lazaro, Fernando Gutierrez, who addressed some words to the crowd.
The next day, Saturday January 17 was the presentation of the poster for the Easter 2009 at the Church of San Lazaro.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alhama de Murcia