Mangalore, Apr 17: The observance of Palm Sunday at Milagres Church included the performance of the Way of the Cross on April 17. A large number of devotees visited the church to participate in the Palm Sunday procession, under the guidance of Fr. Walter D’Mello, the parish priest of Milagres.
Alwyn Rosario led the procession from the church to the shrine. Rector Joseph Martis of St. Joseph Seminary in Jeppu delivered a short message on the occasion.
The Christian community will observe Good Friday, the day on which Jesus Christ died on the cross, on April 22. Churches all over Mangalore will organize special masses and prayers on that day.