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Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr

 
 
Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
1. Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker
Inscription.

Parroquia de San Lorenzo Diácono y Mártir.
Erigida en el siglo XVII, formó parte del convento de San Lorenzo, fundado en el siglo XVI. En su interior se encuentra un bajo relieve realizado por Mathías Goeritz.

English translation:
Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr.
Erected in the 17th century, this church formed part of the convent of San Lorenzo, founded in the 16th century. In its interior can be found a bas-relief by the artist Mathías Goeritz.

 
Location. 19° 26.301′ N, 99° 8.264′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is at the intersection of Belisario Domínguez and Ignacio Allende, on the right when traveling west on Belisario Domínguez. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Belisario Domínguez 28, Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The House of Covadonga (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Convent of La Concepción (about 150 meters away); The Chapel of the Dead (about 180 meters away); José María Heredia (about 240 meters away); The Marquis of San Miguel de Aguayo
Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
2. Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker
The marker is the on the left of the near corner in this view of the church.
(approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Aquiles Serdán (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); First Session of the Mexican Academy of Language (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Francisco González Bocanegra (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicChurches & ReligionColonial EraMan-Made Features
 
An interior view of the Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
3. An interior view of the Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker
The bas-relief by Mathías Goeritz is behind the altar. It is entitled 'La Mano de Dios' (The Hand of God).
A view of the entrance to the Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 18, 2018
4. A view of the entrance to the Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 31, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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