Saints Peter and Paul on June 29 the feast of the patron saints of Rome, Italy

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Saints Peter and Paul on June 29 the feast of the patron saints of Rome, Italy

Saints Peter and Paul on June 29 the feast of the patron saints of Rome

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If you have decided to stay in Rome during the feast of the patron saints Peter and Paul, your day is full of entertainment, all organized by the institution and locals. St. Peter and Paul in Rome: the religious celebrations in churches basilicas of Rome and named after St. Peter and Paul, June 29 a series of recurring events. This tradition was created to replace a pagan feast celebrating Romulus and Remus with the celebration of Saints Peter and Paul, in memory of that on June 29 that is handed down as the day when, in the year 67, S. Peter, on the Vatican hill, and S. Paul near the Via Laurentina, bore witness to their faith in Christ by the shedding of blood, thus becoming the founder of Christian Rome.

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A traditional events is in the Basilica of San Pietro. There the Pope take the pallium, a kind of white scarf to some bishops, it represents the union between the church universal and local. Another traditional event which occurs every year is the kiss the foot of the statue of St. Peter, in the Basilica, which is dressed for the occasion in “pivale” red.
 
Feast of St. Peter and Paul Roma Friday, June 29, 2012
Other proposals of the Eternal City for the day of St. Peter and Paul, are cultural events, including exhibitions and activities of various kinds. In fact, on this occasion are open to the public museums and exhibitions, and events held along the banks of the Tiber in Rome and the Tiber island, events Inherent also the Estate Romana, including gastronomic events, stalls and stands of various types.
 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT TOURS IN ROME:
OFFICIAL TOUR COMPANY OF ROME AND VATICAN CITY
OFFICIAL TOUR COMPANY OF ROME AND VATICAN CITY
WWW.TOURINROME.COM
WWW.VATICANGUIDEDTOUR.COM
info@romeinformation.info
Suggested accommodations in Rome with special offers
B&B near the Coliseum
www.domuscaracalla.com
Special apartment in the city centre of Rome – in the Jewish Ghetto and Trastevere
Special hotel in the city center of Rome

www.hotelsantamariatrastevere.it

www.residenzasantamariatrastevere.it

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