Semana Santa Mijas 2012

Semana-Santa-MijasSemana santa in Mijas is very traditional with many processions taking place during the holidays. Many visitors from all over Spain arrive to the Malaga area to watch the traditional processions and enjoy the culture and weather.

 

This year’s processions start on Friday 30th March and continue right up to Easter sunday – April 7th.

 

A full listing of processions and church services for the entire Mijas area can be found below:

 

Mijas Pueblo

30th MARCH (Friday) 8:00pm – Via-Crucis at the Parish Church.

 

1st APRIL (Palm Sunday) 11:00am – Blessing of the palms in the Chapel of Our Lady of the Rock. 12:00pm – Holy Mass in the Parish Church. 12:30pm – Procession of the Sacred Image of Jesus in his triumphant entrance to Jerusalem, accompanied by the Municipal Band of Mijas.

 

3rd APRIL (Holy Tuesday) From 10am ´till 3pm: Flower offering to Jesus of Nazareth in the San Sebastian Church. 7:00pm – Procession of the Brotherhood of Jesus of Nazareth, from the San Sebastian Church to the Parish Church.

 

4th APRIL (Holy Wednesday) 9:00pm – Procession of the Brotherhood of the Holy Christ of the Column, accompanied by the Municipal Band of Music (from the Barrio Santana Church).

 

5th APRIL (Maundy Thursday) 5:00pm – Celebration of the Last Supper and adoration of the Holy Sacrament in the Parish Church. 6:00pm – Procession of the Brotherhood of Jesus of Nazareth, Our Lady in Pain and Saint John the Baptist (from the Parish Church), accompanied by the Musical Band of cornets and drums of Mijas.

 

6th APRIL (Good Friday) 12:00pm – Prayers to the monument, sermon of the Seven Words and Via-Crucis in the Parish Church. 4:30pm – Procession of the Brotherhood of Also the Brotherhood of Holy Christ of the Peace, Our Lady of Loneliness and Saint John the Evangelist, accompanied by the Municipal Band of Music and the Band of cornets and drums of Mijas. 6:30pm – Holy Acts in the Parish Church. 8:00pm- Procession of the Brotherhood of the Holy Burial and Our Lady of Loneliness.

 

7th APRIL (Easter Saturday) 10:00pm – The Awakening / Resurrection in the Parish Church. THEN – Procession of the Holy Christ Resurrected.

 

8th APRIL (Resurrection Sunday) 11:30am – Holy Resurrection Mass in the Parish Church. 12:30pm – Procession of Holy Christ Resurrected.

 

Las Lagunas – Mijas Costa

30th APRIL (Friday) 7:00pm – Via-Crucis in the Parish Church.(San Manuel)

 

1st APRIL (Palm Sunday) 10:30am – Blessing of the palms. 12:00pm – Holy Mass in the Parish Church. 7:30pm – Holy Mass celebration.

 

2nd , 3rd & 4th APRIL 7:30pm – Holy Mass celebration.

 

5th APRIL (Maundy Thursday) 6:00pm – Celebration of the Last Supper in the Parish Church.

 

6th APRIL /(Good Friday) 11:00am – Holy Hour of the Youth 12:00pm –Via-Crucis in the Parish Church. 6:00pm – Holy Acts in the Parish Church.

 

7th APRIL (Easter Saturday) 10:00pm – The Awakening / Resurrection in the Parish Church.

 

8th APRIL (Resurrection Sunday) 10:30am & 12:00pm – Holy Resurrection Mass in the Parish Church. 7:30pm – Holy Mass celebration.

 

La Cala – Mijas Costa

1st APRIL (Palm Sunday) 11:00am – Blessing of the palms in the Culture Center. Holy Mass and Procession at the Parish Church.

 

5th APRIL (Maundy Thursday) 6:00pm – Celebration of the Last Supper and adoration of the Holy Sacrament at the Parish Church. 11:00pm – Holy hour.

 

6th APRIL (Good Friday) 4:30pm – Holy Acts at the Parish Church. 9:00pm – Procession.

 

7th APRIL (Easter Saturday) 12:00am (Midnight) – Resurrection wakefulness at the Parish Church.

 

8th APRIL (Resurrection Sunday) 11:00am – Holy Resurrection Mass at the Parish Church.

 

Calahonda – Mijas Costa

1st APRIL (Palm Sunday) 12:00pm (Midday) – Blessing of the palms. Holy Mass in English. 1:00pm – Blessing of the palms and Holy Mass in Spanish.

 

5th APRIL (Maundy Thursday) 8:00pm – Celebration of the Last Supper and adoration of the Holy Sacrament at the Parish Church.

 

6th APRIL (Good Friday) 6:30pm – Holy Acts at the Parish Church.

 

7th APRIL (Easter Saturday) 10:00pm – Resurrection wakefulness at the Parish Church.

 

8th APRIL (Resurrection Sunday) 12:00pm – Holy Resurrection Mass in English at the Parish Church. 1:00pm – Holy Resurrection Mass in Spanish at the Parish Church.

 

Schedule courtesy of Mijas Ayuntamiento.