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Joyful Art Celebrates Our Lady of Guadalupe

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There are so many wonderful feast days in December that help kids deal with the long, waiting period of Advent.


December 12 is the feast of La Virgen de Guadalupe, Our Lady of Guadalupe. It is a marvelous story to tell children.  In 1521 – Our Blessed Mother appeared to San Juan Diego on the Hill of Tepeyac, near Mexico City.

So much of  Mexican folk art  depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe is vibrant, colourful, and beautiful in its simplicity. continue reading