Easter in Umbria: Todi and Monte Castello di Vibio, Fratta Todina, Marsciano, Massa Martana

Easter in Umbria: Todi and Monte Castello di Vibio, Fratta Todina, Marsciano, Massa Martana

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Todi – 21-28 March 2016

Todi

For the Palm Sunday celebration, in Todi ther is a devotional procession, commemorating Jesus’ entrance in Jerusalem, from the Church of Monte to the Chatedral.

Below is the schedule of Easter celebrations

March 24 – Holy Thursday
06:00 p.m., Cathedral: Holy Mass on the Lord’s Supper

March 25 – Good Friday
06:00 p.m., Cathedral: Celebration of the Passion of the Lord
08:30 p.m., Old Town: Sacred representation of the Passion of the Lord

March 26 – Holy Saturday
04:00 p.m., Church of Our Lady of the Champion: Blessing of food
09:30 p.m., Cathedral: Easter Vigil

March 27 – Easter Sunday
11:30 a.m., Cathedral: Holy Mass

Collevalenza (Todi’s suburb)

On March 20, at 4:00 pm, in the Square of the Shrine of Merciful Love, it takes place the sacred representation of the Jesus’ entrance in Jerusalem, while the Good Friday, at 09:00 pm, takes place the Via Crucis that ends with the crucifixion and resurrection.
More information: www.parrocchiacollevalenza.it – e-mail: info@parrocchiacollevalenza.it

Fratta Todina

In Fratta Todina for the Good Friday occur the Procession of the Dead Christ which, starting from the Parish Church, reach a crucifix rapresenting Golgota and the Passion of Christ.

Spineta (Fratta Todina’s suburb)

In Easter Monday renews the appointment with “Easter Monday’s Picnic in Spineta”: between spirituality and traditions, recurs the annual outdoor picnic, with tastings of local products.

Marsciano

On Sunday 20 a procession reenacts of the Jesus’ entrance in Jerusalem, starting from the Saint Francis Church, reachs the Parish Church of St. John Baptist.
Instead on Good Friday, it takes place the Dead Christ’s procession, starting from the Parish Church of St. John Baptist.

Massa Martana

On Good Friday, in Massa Martana, it reenacts the Easter Passion Play with a procession starting from the Parish Church and, through the inner city streets, reachs the Church of Santa Maria della Pace where it takes place the Crucifixion.
On Easter Monday, rendezvous with the homonymous festival.

Colpetrazzo (Massa Martana’s suburb)

On Easter Sunday takes place the pilgrimage to the Church of Santa Maria in Pantano where, on arrival, will be celebrated the Easter Mass.

Monte Castello di Vibio

After the procession of the Dead Christ on Good Friday, the Easter Monday recurs the traditional pilgrimage that starts from the Parish Church and reaches the Franciscan Convent of Santa Maria della Spineta, through paths and ancient roads.

Relais il Castello awaits you in Monte Castello di Vibio to celebrate Easter 2016.
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