- 2 2.1 (Christian teaching) (no pl) Evangelio (m) to preach/spread the gospel predicar*/difundir el Evangelio (before n) [temple/minister] (in (US) ) evangelista 2.2 c (doctrine) doctrina (f), evangelio (m) 2.3 u gospel (truth) [colloquial/familiar] he takes everything she says as gospel (truth) para él, todo lo que dice ella es santa palabra it's gospel (truth) es la pura verdad
- 3 u gospel (music) [Mus] gospel (m)
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The most famous celebrations of Holy Week in the Spanish-speaking world are held in Seville. Lay brotherhoods, cofradías, process through the city in huge parades between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday. Costaleros bear the pasos, huge floats carrying religious figures made of painted wood. Others, nazarenos (Nazarenes) and penitentes (penitents) walk alongside the pasos, in their distinctive costumes. During the processions they sing saetas, flamenco verses mourning Christ's passion. The Seville celebrations date back to the sixteenth century.