guadalupe mysteries

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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 Górny 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.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Grzegorz Gorny
Publisher : Ignatius Press
Release : 2016-10-30
File : 280 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781621641155

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The world-renowned Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe has mystified and evoked the adoration of millions since its first appearance in Mexico City in 1531. The origin of the Image has baffled believer and skeptic alike. In his unparallelled examination of the Guadalupe mystery, Professor Jody Brant Smith, equally sensitive to the demands of objectivity and reverence, diligently applies current techniques of scientific and historical scrutiny like that used in investigating the Shroud of Turin to determine if the Image is attributable to myth or miracle. Here he continues his discussion of the enigmatic origin and history of the Image and offers new insight from his career-long exploration of the Guadalupan mystery.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Jody Brant Smith
Publisher : Mercer University Press
Release : 1994
File : 132 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0865544212

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Includes a reading group guide with discussion questions and book club enhancement suggestions.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : John Irving
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2016-06-07
File : 496 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781451664171

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In The Virgin of Guadalupe, Lutheran minister Maxwell Johnson recognizes that the tradition of the Virgin of Guadalupe is not only important to Latin American Catholics, but to all Latin American Christians. Johnson considers the Virgin of Guadalupe from a Lutheran perspective and looks at ways in which she might be received into the evangelical or Protestant tradition.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Maxwell E. Johnson
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Release : 2002
File : 191 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0742522849

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HOLY ROSARY FOR CHILDREN. OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE. Traditional Mysteries with biblical texts and common Litanies. And Mysteries and Litanies Proper to Our Lady of Guadalupe. 100% Catholic Book. 6x9 inches. You can view our complete catalog for sale on Amazon. Take a look: www.librosparaorar.com Prayer and spirituality books in English and Spanish for children and adults (Our Lady of Guadalupe, First Communion, and other series). A prayer book, a singular gift.

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Author : Elizabeth Aguilar
Publisher :
Release : 2019-01-05
File : 108 Pages
ISBN-13 : 1793236844

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"In this study of complex beliefs in which Aztec religion and Spanish Catholicism blend, Lafaye demonstrates the importance of religious beliefs in the formation of the Mexican nation. Far from being of only parochial interest, this volume is of great value to any historian of religions concerned with problems of nativism and syncretism."—Franke J. Neumann, Religious Studies Review

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Genre : History
Author : Jacques Lafaye
Publisher : University of Chicago Press
Release : 1987-08-15
File : 336 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0226467880

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Mexico, December 9, 1531. Ten years after the Spaniards conquered this land, on a hill on the outskirts of the capital, something inconceivable happens to Juan Diego, a native of the area. At dawn a heavenly figure comes to meet him, revealing herself as "Mary, mother of all men." To confirm the first vision, the Lady not only entrusts him with several messages. But, also, in the final vision, leaves her portrait mysteriously present on his tilma. It is the portrait of a young woman looking downward. She is clothed in a dress figured with roses and a mantle spangled with stars.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Paul Badde
Publisher : Ignatius Press
Release : 2008
File : 263 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781586172411

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Juan Diego, to whom the Virgin Mary appeared in 1531 miraculously imprinting her likeness on his cape, was canonised in Mexico in 2002 by Pope John Paul II. In 1999, the revered image of Our Lady of Guadalupe had been proclaimed patron saint of the Americas by the Pope. How did a poor Indian and a sixteenth-century Mexican painting of the Virgin Mary attract such unprecedented honours? Across the centuries the enigmatic power of the image has aroused fervent devotion in Mexico: it served as the banner of the rebellion against Spanish rule and, despite scepticism and anti-clericalism, still remains a potent symbol of the modern nation. This book traces the intellectual origins, the sudden efflorescence and the adamantine resilience of the tradition of Our Lady of Guadalupe and will fascinate anyone concerned with the history of religion and its symbols.

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Genre : History
Author : D. A. Brading
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2002-12-19
File : 464 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0521531608

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In this lavishly illustrated large coffee-table volume, writer Gorny and photographer Rosikon embarked on a two year investigative journey to seek the truth behind all the relics associated with the passion of Christ. The authors investigated a rich body of documentary evidence found in various museums, archives and churches surrounding sacred objects believed to have been preserved since Jesus' lifetime, exploring and collaborating with historians and scientists in their attempt to verify the relics' authenticity. They reach their conclusions not so much on the basis of faith as on the evidence supplied by historical sources and expert scientific opinion. The relics associated with the Passion - the suffering, death and burial of Christ - have long proved something of an enigma for the scientific community. Relics investigated, and photographed, for this glorious volume include: the Cross, nails, crown of thorns, pillar of scourging, Christ's tunic, the Veil of Manoppello, the Sudarium of Oviedo, the famous Shroud of Turin burial cloth and more.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Grzegorz Górny
Publisher : Ignatius Press
Release : 2013-11-25
File : 336 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781586178444

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"Extraordinarily relevant, Mariological Studies in Honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe is a one of a kind treasure trove delving into the great mysteries of salvation through the lens of Mary’s maternal mediation. Eight essays relating to the Mother of God and Mother of the Church, but particularly about Our Lady of Guadalupe, Queen of the Americas, will stir your heart to a renewed devotion to the Blessed Mother Mary, so essential for our times. You’ll want to savor this book. Highly recommended!" - Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle, EWTN TV Host of "Everyday Blessings for Catholic Moms” and “Catholic Mom’s Café” is the author of numerous Catholic books including The Miraculous Medal: Stories, Prayers, and Devotions

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Genre : Religion
Author : Fr. Peter Damian M. Fehlner, FI
Publisher : Academy of the Immaculate
Release : 2013
File : 330 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781601140630

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