POSTED: Tuesday, June 9, 2009 - 7:36am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:33am
A special mass was held Monday evening to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Immaculate Conception Cathedral.
Hundreds gathered as the Catholic diocese invited more than 20 high ranking church officials from Mexico, New Mexico and Texas to take part in the special mass. After the ceremony a public reception was held from 8:30pm to 10pm at the Amigoland Event Center on Mexico Boulevard. Around 400 people were on hand inside the beautiful Immaculate Conception Cathedral to take part in the special ceremony.