Posted: Friday, April 19, 2019. 3:06 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: Worldwide, Christians gather to celebrate Holy Week beginning with Psalm Sunday then going into Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
In Belize, Christians in Benque Viejo del Carmen engage in a complete re-enactment of the Last Supper, the Stations of the Cross and the Final Procession.
Last night, the re-enactment of the Last Supper culminated into a Sacramental Procession in Benque Viejo.
This morning at 10, the re-enactment of the Stations of the Cross began at John Paul 11 Junior College.
There is also a full-day display of sawdust tapestries on the streets of Benque. The tapestries are used as the carpets for the highly anticipated funeral procession entitled “ El Santo Entierro”. The display begins at 3am and ends at 5pm.
The final procession is scheduled to begin at 6 pm tonight at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Benque Viejo.
The actors are talented young people from Benque Viejo del Carmen.
The stations of the cross began at 10 am today.
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