assumption of the virgin mary - salta cathedral (argentina)

Assumption of the Virgin Mary - Salta Cathedral (Argentina)

According to the belief of Christians of the Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox, and Oriental Orthodox churches and by some Anglicans, the Assumption of Mary was the bodily taking up of the Virgin Mary into Heaven at the end of her life.­

For more information, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Assumption_­of_­Mary.

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España 500-599, Salta, Argentina

Photos of interesting Christian Sacred Art that I stumbled upon.­

Photos taken in Argentina in Februaty and March 2010.­

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