24 September 2016 - 16: 16
La Peregrina Is already in Denia. The procession image of the Virgin of the Desamparados arrived today Saturday in the city, where she will remain until Sunday morning, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the parish of San Miguel.
At 10: 30 in the morning, the image arrived by motorway at the entrance to the city. Moteros from the Custom-Blub Miracels escorted the truck in which it traveled, protected from sunlight, to the port of the city, where fishermen and members of the Commission of Feasts of the Sea of Déu have helped to embark it in a boat of fishing.
After 11 in the morning, the Virgin's hymn announced the arrival of the image, which was celebrated with applause and shouts of devotion by the hundreds of people who crowded into the harbor of the city.
The Pilgrim Mother stepped on land while the parishioners were throwing Vivas in her honor, excited for such an illustrious visit to our land. Two members of the parish of San Miguel pronounced a greeting to the image and requests for care and protection, to end with the voice of a child who encouraged everyone to shout with him "Vixca la Mare de Déu".
After disembarking and carried by several volunteers, the image processioned, preceded by the image of San Miguel, along La Mar street to the Church of San Antonio, where an act of presentation and offering of all the children was celebrated. In the afternoon the image will be in the parish of La Asunción, and at 19: 30 hours will be transferred to San Miguel, where he will spend the night.
Tomorrow, Sunday, after the prayer of the Holy Rosary at 9 in the morning, there will be an offering of flowers and one more I hurried by the Archbishop of Valencia, Cardinal Cañizares, in Plaza Jaume I. At 17: 00 hours will be celebrated An act of farewell in the parish of San Miguel.