Virgen de los Remedios and the Sto. Cristo del Perdon visit HFA
On October 3, the images of the Virgen de los Remedios and the Sto. Cristo del Perdon visit Holy Family Academy (HFA) with the theme “Cruzada ning Pamanisi at Lugud” or “Crusade for Penance and Charity”.
A simple Kapampangan program which narrates the history and the devotion of the Catholic faithfuls in Pampanga follows after the arrival of the images.
The whole faculty and the class officer’s line-up in the driveway with white and light blue flags which represent Marian colors as the community’s way of welcoming the images.
The school also gives an opportunity to each class to pray the rosary in front of the images. The students also have the chance to offer flowers to the images.
A mass presided by Rev. Fr. Xian, SSP concludes the event. Rev. Fr. Xian highlights the topic of miracles in line with the gospel which is about the feeding of the 5,000. The mass also includes the blessing of the three school personnel as the new character animators.
The male faculty and NTP members carry the images to the vehicle that will bring the images back to the Holy Rosary Parish church. The singing of the “Himno Oficial Ning Virgen de los Remedios de Pampanga” accompanies the send-off ceremony of the images.