Quinceañera.com E-Magazine September September Edition - Page 20

Here are some Catholic must-have items a Quinceanera should have on her special day. Although this coming-of-age celebration is mainly celebrated by a variety of Hispanic families, a Quinceanera can be celebrated by any young woman on her fifteenth birthday. Quinceanera’s highlight the importance of family and the young woman’s life into “womanhood”. A Quince can be both a religious and social event. A traditional Catholic XV has a mass known as “The Blessing of the Quince Años” which takes place in a Catholic church with a social reception to follow.