Virgen de los Desamparados

Pastoral Solidarity

Volunteer Party: Sunday 19 may, after the 2nd Sunday of the month.

The solemn Mass 20:00h.

Novena to the Virgen de los Desamparados: Of Saturday 11 to the 19 may, in the evening Mass.

Virgin DesamparadosImage wood carving and polychrome stucco, dated around the XVIII century. Luce own and characteristic attributes of the original image is venerated in the Basilica of Our Lady of the Forsaken, as patroness of the city.

This is a picture standing, with Baby Jesus in her arms. It can be seen the delicate modeling , Gothic features, logical evolution in regard to the canon of this style. It is decorated with the Cross of the Sovereign Order of Malta since time immemorial.

Volunteer of the Church of San Juan del Hospital, created in 1993 to carry out a necessary social work, He chose the patronage of Our Lady under this advocation so beloved of the Valencians.

Prayer to the Virgin of the Helpless

God, Father of mercy, to those who venerate the Virgin Mary with the endearing title of Mother of the Forsaken, Grant that protected so tender Mother, We never abandoned us see your kindness and know take your children most need your love and mercy. Through Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen.

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