By Luis Alberto López
The Savior – This Sunday 21 of November, the solemn mass is celebrated in honor of Our Lady Queen of Peace, main patron of San Miguel and El Salvador.
The mass is presided over by Monsignor Fabio Colindres, Bishop of the Diocese of San Miguel, concelebrates Mons. Santo Rocco Gangemi, Apostolic Nuncio, Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chávez and bishops of the different Gods of El Salvador.
Catholic parishioners from different parts of the country, especially from the department of San Miguel, participate in mass inside and outside the Basilica of Migueleña, as part of the religious celebrations of the municipal festivities.
This year the 234 anniversary of the Patent Miracle, when the Queen of Peace, interceded so that the lava from the Chaparrastique volcano would stop, volcano that threatened to destroy the city of San Miguel.
The 10 October 1966 Pope Paul VI, perpetually constituted and declared, to Our Lady of Peace in San Miguel, with the title of Principal Patron of the Republic of El Salvador, with all corresponding liturgical honors and privileges.