Published On: Fri, Apr 5th, 2019

Understanding Holy Week for Foreigners

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With the approach of the Easter-related activities that draw tourists from around the world wouldn’t it be grand to understand even more when viewing the procession?

Join San Miguel de Allende’s bestselling author of the San Miguel de Allende Secrets series of books, and TripAdvisor’s top rated walking tour guide on history and culture to learn more.

Joseph Toone will speak at the Chapel of Our Lady of Good Health located on Plaza Civica twice on Friday, April 12th, at noon and one.  Joseph will provide logistical details of Holy Week, and, more importantly, the indigenous and Spanish roots to our modern traditions.

Photo: Joseph Toone

Enjoy San Miguel on a whole new level!  Learn the feminine nature of Easter here and celebrations unique to San Miguel.

Photo: Joseph Toone

All proceeds directly benefit the Oratorios, the order of clergy that sponsors the major events of Holy Week and Easter.  The Oratorios are allowing Joseph to speak in their chapel to provide the proper atmosphere to understanding more about Easter.

The cost is 200 pesos or 10 USD, whatever is easier for you.  Also available for purchase is Joseph’s best-selling book on Easter in San Miguel for 200 pesos or 10 USD.  Seating is limited.


Joseph Toone is the Historical Society’s short-story award winning author of the SMA Secrets book series.  All books in the series are Amazon bestsellers in Mexican Travel and Holidays.  Toone is SMA’s expert and TripAdvisor’s top ranked historical tour guide telling the stories behind what we do in today’s SMA.  Visit, and



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