Mass and exhibition to mark the European Year of Cultural Heritage
On Wednesday 25, feast of St. James will be a MISA 19h solemn occasion of the European Year of Cultural Heritage in which San Juan del Hospital participates this 2018. It is a project launched by the European Commission in collaboration with the Council of Europe, UNESCO and other partners- which it seeks to vindicate the legacy of European heritage, its diversity and richness. We collaborate on this project with the aim to disseminate and revalue the baggage reSan Juan historic belt and intangible cultural heritage.
She will attend members of the Association of Friends of the Camino de Santiago de Valencia. Then there will be blessing pilgrims, -Since the 1 June is performed daily- and then it will be a small EXPOSITION elements of the Camino de Santiago concerning the road itself and also to San Juan del Hospital.
During the recovery work of the Historic San Juan del Hospital they have appeared Labras stone objects clear symbology and origin of Santiago de Compostela. -head including corbels beam hovering outside and holds a cornice- shaped scallops and Galician azabaches: rosary beads, pendants pilgrims or thimbles before it was brought back from Galicia. In addition to shells, holed laces, found on the chest of the skeletons.
Members of the Association of Friends of the Camino de Santiago will make a pledge of a staff and a stone to the Virgen del Milagro presiding over the altar and who will also chair the blessings pilgrims undertake their way are given in Valencia.
In the images we can see Adela and Merce preparing the exhibition.
It's everyone invited!