Tens of thousands make trek up Mt. Cristo Rey

The faithful make pilgrimage Sunday morning

POSTED: 07:59 PM MDT Oct 27, 2013    UPDATED: 05:26 PM MST Jan 16, 2014 
EL PASO, Texas -

Nearly 25 thousand people trekked up Mt. Cristo Rey for an annual pilgrimage Sunday.

It was the 74th years the faithful have made the hike up the mountain.

El Paso bishop Mark Seitz presided over a mass held at the base of the mountain.