The bear the branches and olive trees has marked the beginning of Passion Week on the Costa del Sol in a day of Palm Sunday that has been marked by the fervor of the parishioners after two years without a procession due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and that has passed with normality in the different municipalities of the region with the minors as protagonists and the good weather.
The first images to be processed during Holy Week on the Costa del Sol have been those of Jesus at his entry into Jerusalem and Holy Mary Queen of Peace in Torremolinos, who left at 11:00 a.m. from the Iglesia Madre del Buen Consejo, where the Holy Mass and the traditional blessing of palms and olive trees took place before the parade began. The processional step has traveled the aLos Manantiales avenue, Plaza Costa del Sol, Palma de Mallorca and Joan Miró avenues, Fernando de Prado, Santa Rosa, Doctor Jiménez Encina and Río Yeguas streets in the direction of Europa Street, Isabel Manoja avenue and Madre del Buen Consejo street to return to your temple around the 1:30 p.m.
Just half an hour apart, the Sacred headlines have walked the streets of Benalmádena Pueblo, that after the blessing of palms and olive trees they have left at 11:30 a.m. from the Hermitage of the Virgen de la Cruz and the Brotherhood House in Arroyo de la Miel. In this population center, the output of Our Lord Jesus Christ Crowned with Thorns and Our Mother and Lady Mary Most Holy of Greatest Pain It took place at 7:30 p.m. from the Parque Jesús Cautivo tent, carried by 120 and 90 bearers, respectively, under the watchful eye of the devotees.
Simultaneously, in Fuengirola, residents and visitors awaited the departure of Our Father Jesus in his triumphal entry into Jerusalem, which since 12:00 pm has toured the streets and avenues of Juan Antonio Jiménez Higuero, Mijas, Hermanos Pinzón, Counts of San Isidro or the Plaza de la Constitución. On his way through the Penitence Station in the Rosario Parish Around 1:45 p.m., the sacred head has been received by a representation of the Archconfraternity of the Rosary and the Association of Brotherhoods and Brotherhoods of Fuengirola, to continue back to his Brotherhood House at 3:15 p.m.
In Mijas Pueblo the Brotherhood fervor has also been noted at the start of Holy Week with a processional step that left at 1:00 p.m. from the Parish of the Immaculate Conception with a throne carried by the CD Mijas players, with the prior blessing of the branches. The procession has been accompanied by the Municipal Music Band for the enjoyment of residents and tourists.
In Marbella, the expected departure of ‘The living Pollinica It occurred at 11:00 am from the Virgen Madre de Nueva Andalucía Parish and an hour later from the Church of San Pedro Alcántara. In the afternoon, Our Father Jesus of Mercy and Our Lady of Peace and Hope have traveled the center of Marbella on the shoulders of 65 and 54 bearers respectively, participating in this last throne the councilors of the municipal government José Eduardo Díaz and Javier García.
The processional exit has departed after 5:00 p.m. of the Church of Our Lady of the Incarnation as the main novelty, where the note has been put by the musical group Virgen de Gracia de Archidona and the music band of the Archicofradía de la Esperanza de Málaga.
The streets of the center and the old part of the city have been flooded on the afternoon of this Sunday of Palms of white, red and green, seasoned with the smell of incense characteristic of the liturgy and before the eyes of hundreds of people who have enjoyed the processional procession, which has had the passage of 350 nazarenosthe vast majority of boys and girls accompanying the thrones.
One of the most emotional moments of the day was the meeting on Calle Trinidad of the sacred headlines with the schoolchildren from the Monsignor Rodrigo Bocanegra school, in which the minors they have dedicated some songs. At that point there has also been the petaling from the balconies of the center to the Holy Heads, to subsequently produce a meeting in the Chapel of the Holy Sepulchre. The request of the Venia It took place at 6:00 p.m. in the Official Tribune, on Nabeul Avenue.
In the westernmost part of the coast, in Estepona, Jesus at his entry into Jerusalem and Holy Mary Our Lady of Peace They left the Nuestra Señora del Carmen Parish at 5:00 p.m. with a processional procession that traveled through the Plaza Padre Fernando and the Navarro Mollor, Carlos Cano, Padre Cura, Africa and San Lorenzo roads to continue with a parade on Calle Real at 8:00 p.m. and with the official Tribune in Calle Terraza.