Walking toward the Resurrection
A series of Lenten meditations to accompany us in this season of preparation for Easter
Lenten pilgrimage to Gethsemane
03 March 2016
Continuing the journey of the Lenten pilgrimage, the Franciscans celebrated the Eucharist in the Basilica of the Agony in Gethsemane.
During their Lenten pilgrimage to the shrines linked to the Passion of Christ, the Franciscans went to the place where Jesus was with his disciples before his arrest.
The stational mass, which owes its name to the fact of keeping the stations of the Passion of the Lord, was celebrated in the Basilica of the Agony, in Gethsemane.
Religious, local faithful, pilgrims and the Franciscan community were present.
At the beginning of the Mass, the Vespers prayer was recited.
The solemn Mass was presided by the Guardian of St. Savior Monastery, Father Stéphane Milovitch.
The biblical [...]