A Eucharist and Dinner Brotherhood, formed the acts with which the Virgin of Charity Guild-Cartageneros in Madrid commemorating Lent yesterday in the capital, with the assistance of councilors Antonio Calderon and Isaiah Camarzana
As has been doing for years, the colony of Cartagena in Madrid paid tribute Thursday to the Blessed Virgin of Charity, Patroness of Cartagena, with a liturgical act that took place in the Church of Santa Teresa and Santa Isabel, located in the popular Chamberí District, where is worshiped throughout the year and, on this occasion, the occasion of the celebration is already known as Ash Thursday, filled with faithful parishioners and Cartagena.
To the capital, went to participate in the Eucharist and the subsequent Brotherhood Dinner Social Care Council Members and District, Antonio Calderon and Isaiah Camarzana, accompanied by the Reverend Francis Montesinos, Rector of the Church of Charity and Rev. Joseph Manuel Martinez, pastor of the Church of San Gines de la Jara, and Big Brother of the Brotherhood of Christ Relief, Manuel Martinez, and the brother of the brotherhood of San Gines de la Jara, Jose Alfonso Martinez.
During the religious ceremony before an altar decorated with many flowers that were sent by the Mayor, Pilar Barreiro, and the guilds Cartagena, were sung Easter marches, and the Hymn to the Virgin of Charity and the Salve Popular Cartagena.
This was followed by a dinner at Restaurant Riofrío Brotherhood, where seventy guests shared stories and experiences, ending the night with words of thanks from the Big Brother of the Brotherhood of Our Lady of Charity Cartageneros in Madrid, Ginés Garrido Fernandez.
All described, who moved to Madrid to celebrate Ash on Thursday, they gave out plaques of appreciation and photo frames with the image of the Virgin of Charity for their participation in the acts.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Cartagena