Lorca Planes receives heat from the town of Fortuna]
Fortuna was lit yesterday for the visit of the Bishop of Cartagena.
At 18:00 hours, Lorca Planes Bishop was received at the entrance of the village by the pastor of the Immaculate Conception, Manuel Guillén;
the Vicar of the Suburban Zone II, Antonio Ballester;
and the mayor of Fortuna, Mrs. Catherine Smith.
Along with hundreds of fortuneros and representatives of the various guilds, the Bishop through the streets festooned with banners that collected various quotes from his pastoral letter for this course, "Saved in Hope".
According to the pastor of Fortuna whole town went out on this visit, "the parish community has been working in recent weeks to get everything ready for the visit of Bishop: Children of catechesis, their mothers, catechists ... everyone collaborated preparing something, "said Manuel D. Guillen, who further explains that fortuneros yesterday could enjoy a special day of communion," people have had the experience of being Church in a great union with his Pastor;
Church yesterday was felt everywhere. "
In the Eucharist, catechesis children actively participated and gave thanks to God for the canonization of John XXIII and John Paul II.
On behalf of the entire parish community, Manuel Guillén handed relief Bishop Lorca Planes one table with the image of the Good Shepherd, "for further congregándonos in the unit, protecting us from the dangers and ourselves to God."
In addition, the mayor of Fortuna handed him a framed picture of the patron saint, the Immaculate Conception.
Also during the visit, the bishop came to the exhibition "Fortuna, the scene of the Passion" by the Brotherhood of San Juan Evangelista in this municipality.
An exhibition at belenista style with scenes from the Passion located in the most emblematic places of Fortuna, who was 7 to April 27 in the parish hall.
Source: Obispado de Cartagena