Candlemas and blessing children

The next Friday 2 February We celebrate the feast of the Presentation of Jesús at the temple Jerusalem after birth and Purification of Mary. This festival coincides with the celebration of the Virgen de la Candelaria. Etymology derived from the word candlestick or candela refers to light: the holy light that guides to the right path and redemption and enlivens faith in God. This day They will bless the candles and procession in all Masses.

For this reason, on Sunday 4 February, After Mass 12h, HE They bless all children newborns and the priest shall to the Virgin.

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