Las Posadas

SKU: 9780819844958
A Bilingual Celebration for Christmas for Parishes and Groups


Authors: Kathryn J. Hermes, FSP and Marlyn Monge

Las Posadas - a traditional Mexican Christmas celebration - is quickly becoming a cherished custom of both Hispanics and non-Hispanics alike throughouth the United States. Reliving Mary adn Joseph's search for shelter through the candle-lit procession and traditional songs of the Posadas powerfully inserts us into the mytery and marvel of God's birth among us.

This bilingual guide includes: an explanation of the Posadas, directions for its celebration, lyrics adn music for the Posadas song, prayers, suggestions for bilingual celebrations, and suggestions for celebrations with children.

paperback, 2002, 24 pages, 8.8 x 6.5 x 0.1 inches