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The Virgen de Guadalupe protects door bells in Mexico City.

The Virgen de Guadalupe protects door bells in Mexico City.

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La luz de Guadalupe

La luz de Guadalupe

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A Mexican engraving of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

A Mexican engraving of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

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Ntra. Sra. de Guadalupe

Ntra. Sra. de Guadalupe

A collection of water bottles from the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

A collection of water bottles from the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

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Sancta MariaA vintage Mexican holy card of Our Lady of Guadalupe with four scenes from the apparition story and titles from the Litany of Loreto.

Sancta Maria

A vintage Mexican holy card of Our Lady of Guadalupe with four scenes from the apparition story and titles from the Litany of Loreto.

An 18th century copy of the miraculous image of Our Lady of Guadalupe from the Mexican national archive of the Jesuits.

An 18th century copy of the miraculous image of Our Lady of Guadalupe from the Mexican national archive of the Jesuits.

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A detail of a sequenced souvenir of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

A detail of a sequenced souvenir of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Recuerdo de mi visita a N.S. de Guadalupe
A 1940s photo souvenir from the basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico City.

Recuerdo de mi visita a N.S. de Guadalupe

A 1940s photo souvenir from the basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico City.

Saving face

Mary, all the world’s a Tepeyac
Bleak for your coming.
Paint our shabby prayer,
A rougher tilma,
with your saving face.

Francis D. Clarke

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Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
An 18th century Mexican painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe and four scenes from the apparition story.

Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe

An 18th century Mexican painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe and four scenes from the apparition story.

Benedictus fructus ventris tui
A vintage postcard of one of the entrance gates to the sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.
The gate features a line from the Hail Mary: ‘Blessed is the fruit of thy womb’.

Benedictus fructus ventris tui

A vintage postcard of one of the entrance gates to the sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

The gate features a line from the Hail Mary: ‘Blessed is the fruit of thy womb’.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

A street shrine for Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

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