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Our Lady of Guadalupe

Our Lady of Guadalupe

| December 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Dec. 9, 1531, Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin, an indigenous Catholic convert, was walking to the city of Tlaltelolco in central Mexico to attend Mass. As he approached a hill called Tepeyac, a rainbow appeared amid shimmery white clouds and he heard a woman calling his name.

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Story of a miracle: Our Lady appears to St. Juan Diego

Story of a miracle: Our Lady appears to St. Juan Diego

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

“If God does not provide a remedy from His hand, this land is about to be lost,” Mexico’s first bishop, Franciscan Friar Juan de Zumárraga, wrote in a letter to the king of Spain.

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