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Should Women Cover Heads in Church?

While women attending traditional chapels routinely wear mantillas, hats or scarves, it is sometimes difficult to know what to do when attending a diocesan church. ¬†Weddings are OK, since it’s quite usual to wear a hat or flower headband, but what about going to Confession in a parish church? 49 more words

Semana Santa: Easter in Spain

The week before and including Easter is called Semana Santa here in Spain and is the largest religious festival of the year. Elaborate processions take place throughout the week in most cities and towns. 569 more words

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