The Penitential Procession of Furnes goes back deep into the 17th century. In 1637, a Norbertine monk, Jacob Clou, founded the Sodality, a religious fraternity, whose members marched, in 1644, as hooded, cross-bearing penitents in a Capuchin procession put together to stalk off war and plague.
- JACKY CHAPMAN
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- Procession of the Penitents, Veurne, Belgium. [Personal Work]