PROCESSION OF 'LOS HERMANOS'
Brotherhood of 'Cristo de la Unción y Nuestra Señora de la Serenidad'
Holy Saturday (Saturday, April, 20 2019). 8 pm
School of La Inmaculada. Rúa Concepción Arenal.
Rúa García Blanco - Rúa da Concepción Arenal - Rúa Fonte de Santo Antonio - Rúa das Orfas - Rúa Nova - Rúa de Xelmírez - Praza das Praterías - Rúa do Vilar - Porta Faxeira - Campo da Estrela - Rúa da Senra - Rúa Fonte de San Antonio - Rúa Concepción Arenal
Points of interest...
Procession featuring guiding cross, band music with drums, La Brilat Band and the Royal Bagpipe Band of Orense.
Its members wear a white serge habit, black hood and sky-blue wristbands and sash.
Both the statue of “Santo Cristo de la Unción” and that of “Nuestra Señora de la Serenidad” were made in the 20th Century by the Compostela sculptor Castor Lata.
The procession also includes the cross of “Los Infantes,” one of the brotherhood’s identifying symbols, which is carried by 22 children.
Since 2003, the “Santo Cristo de la Unción” has appeared in the procession on a throne made by the goldsmith Ramón Orovio brought from Ciudad Real.
A youth section made up of 31 young people has existed since 2006.