St. Philip Neri’s Good Friday Procession

A woman portraying Mary mourned for Jesus after His crucifixion.
Photo by Miriam Quin

In observance of Good Friday, St. Philip Neri Church re-enacted the Passion of Jesus Christ on Friday, April 19. The annual event featured participants dressed as Roman centurions leading a man portraying Jesus walking through the neighborhood as he carried the cross to St. Philip Neri Church where a re-enactment of the crucifixion unfolded.

A man portrayed Jesus Christ during his crucifixion at Golgotha.
Photo by Miriam Quin

A man portraying Simon of Cyrene (l) helped Jesus carry His cross.
Photo by Miriam Quin

Roman centurions demanded that a weary Jesus pick Himself off from the ground.
Photo by Miriam Quin

A man portraying Jesus carried a cross during the neighborhood procession.
Photo by Miriam Quin

Participants re-enacted the Passion of Jesus Christ in full costume.
Photo by Miriam Quin

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