Admire the altar of the Santui¡rio do Senhor Santo Cristo dos MilagresÂ (ChristÂ of Miracles) streaming from the city of Ponta Delgada, the capital of the Portuguese Azores archipelago, situated on Si£o Miguel Island. An image of Christ is at this sanctuary in the Convent of Our Lady of Hope, in a Renaissance-style representation of theÂ Ecce Homo. Annually, on the fifth Sunday after Easter the wooden image of Christ is taken in a ChristianÂ Roman Catholic procession through the streets of Ponta Delgada, in one of the oldest religious devotions in Portugal. To find the location of this sanctuary, in Ai§ores, please find our map by scrolling down the page.
September 1st, 2021