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Author Chávez, Eduardo, 1956-

Title Our Lady of Guadalupe and Saint Juan Diego : the historical evidence / Eduardo Chávez ; translated from Spanish by Carmen Treviño and Veronica Montaño
Published Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxvii, 173 pages)
Series Celebrating faith
Celebrating faith.
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; R.P. Dr. Fidel González, MCCJ Holy Mary of Guadalupe and Juan Diego: History or Myth?; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Presentation Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera; Prologue; The Miracle of the Guadalupe Virgin and Juan Diego; The Meaning of the Guadalupan Event; The Consequences of Such an Encounter; Commentaries Mg. José Luis Guerrero; Introduction: Juan Diego, Messenger of Hope; Chapter 1; During the Trauma of the Conquest and the Death of Their Idols, the First Steps of Evangelization Were Being Given
A Report Which Sheds Light on the Truth about the Great Devotion to Our Lady of GuadalupeChapter 7; The People Marked in Their History the Guadalupan Event; Chapter 8; The Guadalupan Event Spreads Rapidly; Chapter 9; The Holiness of Juan Diego; Chapter 10; A Commitment to the Whole World; Chapter 11; Pope John Paul II Canonizes Saint Juan Diego; Historical Sources and Bibliography; Index; About the Author
The Franciscan Friars before the Antitestimony of Their Catholic CountrymenChapter 2; The Star of Evangelization Appears in the Darkness; Juan Diego's Tilma: A Sign, a Message, a New Life; Chapter 3; Juan Diego, Messenger and Missionary of the Love of Our Lady of Guadalupe; Sworn Testimonies in Informaciones Jurdícas de 1666; Some of the Sources That Converge with Informaciones Juridícas de 1666; Chapter 4; Some Characteristics of the Indigenous Education which Draw Us Closer to Juan Diego; Chapter 5; A Conversion from the Bottom of the Heart; Chapter 6
Summary Provides an account of the Guadalupan Event in which the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared to Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin, a native Mexican, in 1531, investigates the evidence that supports Juan Diego's account, and discusses the lasting cultural effects of the apparition
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-162) and index
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Subject Juan Diego, Saint, 1474-1548.
Guadalupe, Our Lady of.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 146164044X (electronic bk.)
9781461640448 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
Other Titles Virgen de Guadalupe y San Juan Diego. English