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San Juan de los Lagos in Municipality of San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, Mexico — The Pacific Coast (and Central Highlands)
 

Temple of the Third Order

San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, México

 
 
Temple of the Third Order Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 5, 2018
1. Temple of the Third Order Marker
Inscription.
Templo de la Tercera Orden
Pequeño Templo construido en la segunda mitad del siglo XVII, de una nave con cruceros.

Su fachada es sencilla al estilo franciscano; el ingreso con un arco de medio punto, ventana coral y en uno de los extremos del frente su espadaña con dos cuerpos y al lado opuesto una pequeña torre de un cuerpo.

English translation:
Temple of the Third Order
This small temple was built in the second half of the seventeenth century. It includes a single nave with two wings.

Its façade is simply constructed in the Franciscan style. The entrance includes a semicircular arch, coral window and in one of the ends of the front it includes a belfry made of two parts and on the opposite side a small tower of just one part.
 
Erected by Secretaría de Turismo del Estado de Jalisco.
 
Location. 21° 14.626′ N, 102° 20.139′ W. Marker is in San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, in Municipality of San Juan de los Lagos. Marker is on Calle Morelos just north of Calle Minerva, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco 47000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers
Temple of the Third Order Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 5, 2018
2. Temple of the Third Order Marker
The marker can be seen in this view to the right inside of the temple's atrium.
of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mesón de la Virgen (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Chapel of the First Miracle (about 150 meters away); Pope John Paul II's Visit to San Juan de Lagos (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Cathedral Basilica of San Juan de los Lagos (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Temple of the Blood of Christ (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Sanctuary of Saint Pedro Esqueda (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Pope John Paul II's Visit to Jalostotitlán (approx. 16.1 kilometers away); Alfredo R. Placencia (approx. 16.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Juan de los Lagos.
 
Categories. ArchitectureChurches & ReligionColonial EraMan-Made Features
 
The interior of the Temple of the Third Order image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 5, 2018
3. The interior of the Temple of the Third Order
The dome of the Temple of the Third Order image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 5, 2018
4. The dome of the Temple of the Third Order
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 21, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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