The Carmelites of Sevilla are the image of Christ of Thirst by the V Centenario

The Carmelites of Sevilla are the image of Christ of Thirst by the V Centenario

Written in: Sea 13, 2015

Cristo de la Sed. Sevilla

On the occasion of the V Centenary of the birth of St. Teresa of Jesus, Convent of Santa Ana de Sevilla, of the Order of Discalced Carmelites, He displayed publicly every morning his image of Christ of Thirst, Cordovan work of artist Miguel Ángel González Jurado.

The event is part of activities to mark the V Centenario is being carried out in this convent, situated at the corner of Angel de Saavedra High of Santa Ana and funded by the Discalced Carmelites in the year 1589.

This image of Christ of Thirst, whose blessing was held in January 2013, is inspired by a mystical experience of Mother Teresa of Calcutta. An impressive work that draws attention to the exquisite combination of baroque elements with more contemporary.

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