Guadalupe Mysteries

Guadalupe Mysteries

Deciphering the Code

Book - 2016
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Our Lady of Guadalupe is the most beloved symbol of Mexican Catholicism, and devotion to her is widespread in the USA. While she has entranced and encouraged Mexican Catholics for several centuries, believers and even nonbelievers the world over are inspired and intrigued by her. Millions of pilgrims visit her shrine in Mexico City every year. Both Pope John Paul II and Pope Francis have travelled there to pray for her motherly intercession. And scientists from many disciplines have studied the amazing attributes of her mysterious image.

In this glorious, lavishly illustrated book, the renowned author-photographer team Grzegorz Gorny and Janusz Rosikon take the reader on an illustrated pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe. They tell the amazing story of her apparition to Juan Diego in 1531 and its dramatic impact upon the destiny of an entire people. They interview the various experts on the image and reveal its symbolic messages, those of the past and those speaking to us today.

Publisher: San Francisco : Ignatius Press, 2016
ISBN: 9781621641155
1621641155
Branch Call Number: 232.917 Go
Description: 279 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Kacsprzak, Stan
Rosikoń, Janusz

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