Novaliches Bishop Roberto Gaa will preside over a concelebrated fiesta mass at 9:30 a.m. right this moment, Dec. 13, on the Sta. Lucia Parish on J.P. Rizal St., Novaliches, Quezon Metropolis, in solemn commemoration of the Feast of St. Lucy (Sta. Lucia), the patron saint of the blind and people with eye issues.
Novaliches Bishop Emeritus Antonio Tobias may even have fun a holy mass at 6 a.m. It will likely be adopted by a motorcade at 7:30 a.m. Within the afternoon, a Eucharistic celebration might be held at 4:30 p.m. The web fiesta mass might be celebrated at 6 p.m.
This yr’s theme is “Parokya ng Sta. Lucia: Sambayanang Naging Matatag sa Pananampalataya, Pagkakaisa, at Pagtutulungan sa Panahon ng Pandemya.”
Feast lots in honor of St. Lucy may even be provided in Sasmuan, Pampanga.
In Venice, Italy, devotees historically collect on her feast day at her main shrine, the Church of San Geremia, the place her sacred relics are saved.
Fashionable in lots of elements of the world, St. Lucy is one among seven girls, excluding the Blessed Mom, who’s commemorated by identify within the Roman Canon. The Catholic Church acknowledges her braveness in protection of the religion. She misplaced her life through the persecution of Christians within the early 4th century.
St. Lucy can be commemorated within the Anglican, Lutheran, and Jap Orthodox Church buildings.
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