¡ Viva la Virgen de Guadalupe !

MONTEVIDEO – Maria Vargas and Carlos Cortez re-enact an appearance of Our Lady of Guadalupe to St. Juan Diego in 1531 at Tepeyac Hill near Mexico City. The theatrical presentation came at the end of Mass celebrating the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Dec. 12 at the Church of St. Joseph in Montevideo. The evening’s festivities also included matachines dances, a procession, and a potluck supper. (Photo by Krista Hartman)

January 2016 issue