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Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe

San Antonio Express News, December 13, 1956

 

—Main Plaza —

 
Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
1. Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker
Inscription.
One of the largest demonstrations of its kind ever witnessed in Southwest Texas took place in the area surrounding San Fernando Cathedral Wednesday night. An estimated 35,000 to 40,000 Roman Catholics from 140 parishes in the 32-county San Antonio archdiocese joined in a candlelight procession and high pontifical mass to reaffirm their faith in the miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe...Participants filled the entire area.
 
Location. 29° 25.457′ N, 98° 29.625′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Click for map. Marker is on the Main Plaza, about 75 feet NNE of the intersection of Delorosa and Main Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Antonio de Padua (a few steps from this marker); Remains of the Alamo Heroes (within shouting distance of this marker); San Fernando Cathedral 200th Anniversary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Canary Islanders (within shouting distance of this marker); Justice's Court (within shouting distance of this marker); 200th Anniversary of San Antonio Municipal Government
Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
2. Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker
Looking ESE across Delarosa in background.
(within shouting distance of this marker); San Antonio: The Flavor of Its Past (within shouting distance of this marker); American Legion Memorial Highway (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Regarding Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Part of the Main Plaza marker series found on the ground throughout the plaza.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of San Fernando Cathedral. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Our Lady of Guadalupe. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Our Lady of Guadalupe. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Our Lady of Guadalupe. (Submitted on May 3, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
3. Reaffirming the Miracle of Our Lady of Guadalupe Marker
Stylized engraving of worshippers.
San Fernando Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 31, 2010
4. San Fernando Cathedral
Photo from near the Our Lady of Guadalupe marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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