Immaculate Conception Church now has Online Giving. A new phase in the way we gather and celebrate together as a family of God, has been authorized by the Diocese of Tucson. They will be at the main Church and both, by live stream and with public attendance. Since Masses are very close from one another, those attending Mass in Spanish, at am, please enter through the Blessed Sacrament Chapel and sit only in the northern side of the church. In front of St.
Live Broadcast - Immaculate Conception Catholic Parish - Yuma, Arizona
The annual double solar illumination is seen at Mission Concepcion, Misson Road, at precisely p. This once-a-year event has sunlight shining through the window above the front door to the center of the cross-shaped church. At exactly the same moment, sunlight coming through a dome window shines onto the face of the Virgin Mary painting above the main altar. Several historic Spanish missions have solar illuminations but a double one is rare, officials say. Guests and parishioners fill the chapel of Mission Concepcion to view the solar illumination which occurs only once a year inside the church on Tuesday, August 15, The solar illumination is a yearly phenomenon and one that is seen as symbolic and spiritual as the light enters from a round window and crosses nearly along in the middle of the cruciform church. Some prayed and other marveled as Father David Garcia spoke about the event to celebrate the solar illumination.
Double solar illumination at San Antonio's Mission Concepción will be streamed live
An exterior view of Mission Concepcion and the conically shaped window top , which beams sunlight in a unique path inside the church on Aug. The solar illumination is a yearly phenomenon. The phenomenon, common in Spanish mission churches, is thought to have been used to convert indigenous populations to Christianity, connecting them to celestial patterns and seasons tied to farming and hunting. But observers and scholars have only really known about and studied solar events at two mission churches in San Antonio in recent years. Franciscan missionaries and masons of the mission era are believed to have used architectural technologies developed by the Romans more than 2, years ago.
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