Photos of the Day: Great Feast of the Holy Ghost, 8-29-15

Bishop Jose Senra Coelho of the Archdiocese of Braga blesses the

Bishop Jose Senra Coelho of the Archdiocese of Braga blesses the “pensoes” – sweet bread and meat – at the official start of the 29th annual Feast of the Holy Ghost in Fall River Friday evening. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

People offer their thanks and pray to the Holy Ghost shrine during the offical opening of the 29th feast Firday evening at Kennedy Park. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

People offer their thanks and pray to the Holy Ghost shrine during the official opening of the 29th feast Friday evening at Kennedy Park. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

A woman yells out in giving away sweet snacks and candy to the growing crowd watching the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade on South Main Street Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

A woman yells out in giving away sweet snacks and candy to the growing crowd watching the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade on South Main Street Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

Folclorico dancers keep in step as they perform during the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade in downtown Fall River Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

Folclorico dancers keep in step as they perform during the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade in downtown Fall River Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

A woman holds a jug of wine celebrating 150 years of Fort of St. Lazaro during the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade in downtown Fall River Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT

A woman holds a jug of wine celebrating 150 years of the Fort of St. Lazaro during the 29th annual Holy Ghost Parade in downtown Fall River Saturday morning. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT