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Silao in Municipality of Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

The Sanctuary of Guadalupe

El Santuario de Guadalupe

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, December 9, 2018
1. The Sanctuary of Guadalupe Marker
Inscription.  

Salve Regina!
El 12 de Marzo de 1943 se abrió de nuevo al culto este templo declarándolo SANTUARIO de GUADALUPE
el Excmo. Sr. Obpo. Dioc.
DR. D. EMETERIO VALVERDE TELLEZ.
A iniciativa del Primer Capellán,
el Pbro. D. José A Betancourt.

El 12 de Enero de 1946, fue la última vez que Mons. Valverde ofició, antes de su enfermedad y autorizó para el II Centenario del Patronato Nacional, 10 de Dic., del mismo, la
CORONACION DE LA IMAGEN GUADALUDANA
delegando para ello a su Excmo. Coadjutor, Mons. MANUEL M. DEL CAMPO Obpo. Tit. de Aulona

Al celo del Primer Capellán y Silaoenses Guadalupanos, se restauró casi en su totalidad la iglesia y anexo, se fundió una campana, con motivo del Primer Centenario del Dogma de la Inmaculada Concepción de María Sma. 1953, y se colocó esta placa el 12 de Dic. de 1956.

SILAO DE CRISTO REY, GTO., MEXICO.

English translation:
Salve Regina! (Hail Holy Queen!)
On March 12, 1943 this temple was reopened for worship, declaring it a Sanctuary of Guadalupe
The Most Excellent Diocesan Bishop Dr. D. Emeterio Valverde Tellez,
An additional inscription at the Sanctuary of Guadalupe image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 9, 2018
2. An additional inscription at the Sanctuary of Guadalupe
This inscription, with its spelling errors in modern Spanish, is to the left of the main entrance to the sanctuary. It reads:

En 3 de febrero se comenso este sementerio y se conclullo a 25

English translation:
On February 3 the construction of this cemetery was begun and was completed on the 25th.
acting on the initiative of the First Chaplain, the Presbyter D. José A. Betancourt.

January 12, 1946 was the last time that Monsignor Valverde officiated before his illness and also authorized as part of the 200th Anniversary of the National Board on December 10th of the same year, the
Coronation of the Image of the Guadalupana, delegating the task to his Most Excellent Coadjutor, Bishop Manuel M. Del Campo, Titular Bishop of Aulona.

Due to the zeal of the First Chaplain and the followers from Silao of the Guadalupana, the church and annex were restored almost in their entirety and a bell was forged, all on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Dogma of the Immaculate Conception of Holy Mary in 1953 and this plaque was placed on December 12, 1956.

Silao to Christ the King, Guanajuato, Mexico.
 
Erected 1956.
 
Location. 20° 56.62′ N, 101° 25.35′ W. Marker is in Silao, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Silao. Marker can be reached from Calle 5 de Mayo just west of Sostenes Rocha, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Silao, Guanajuato 36100, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Efraín Huerta (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Felice Bonetto
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By J. Makali Bruton, December 9, 2018
3. The Sanctuary of Guadalupe Marker
The marker is to the right of the main entrance to the sanctuary.
(about 90 meters away); The Josephine Missionaries in the Diocese of León (about 150 meters away); General Manuel González Flores (about 210 meters away); Pope Benedict XVI's Visit to Silao (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); General Francisco Javier Mina (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Parish of Santiago Apóstol (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Temple of the Third Order (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silao.
 
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The Sanctuary of Guadalupe image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, December 9, 2018
4. The Sanctuary of Guadalupe
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 11, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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