(United Dioceses of Cashel, Ferns, Leighlin, Lismore, Ossory & Waterford)

Cross carried through Wexford town

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For the fifth year running Canon Arthur Minion, rector of Wexford and Kilscoran Union, walked barefoot through Wexford town on Good Friday carrying a heavy wooden cross.

Starting from St Iberius Church at noon, he walked to Selskar Abbey where he gave a reading of ‘The Suffering Servant’.

Those gathered  then returned to St Iberius Church for the reading of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ.

“There was a bigger crowd this year,” Canon Arthur said afterwards. “People were saying that the procession pulled people in as we went along the street.”

 

 

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