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Our Lady of Chiquinquira

Virgen de Chiquinquirá / Our Lady of Chiquinquira

She is known as the Lady of El Saladillo. Because she made the conscious decision to dwell among the underprivileged, mulattos, little blacks, artisans, and servants of the white owners of the Plaza Mayor.

Virgin of the Valley Venezuela

virgen de valle

Miraculous Virgin, Patroness of the East and the Venezuelan Navy, Mother of Fishermen, Defender of the Neo-Spartans, every year, on September 8, the people of Margarita, the State of Nueva Esparta, and the East of the national honor her.

St. Ignatius of Loyola

St. Ignatius of Loyola / San Igacio de Loyola

On the occasion of the liturgical feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola, which the Catholic Church celebrates on July 31, here are some facts about the life and work of the founder of the Society of Jesus, called Jesuits, and the creator of the Spiritual Exercises.

Patron Saint Festivities in Maracaibo

Bajada de La Chinita

The annual celebration of the International Fair of La Chinita ignites a social, spiritual, and human interest in unequaled transcendence. Regarding this custom, I must tell you that the Zuliana Corporation for the Coronation of Our Lady of Chiquinquira was founded in 1921 …

Saint Martha of Betania

Saint Martha of Betania Santa Marta de Betania

Martha was the sister of Mary and Lazarus and they lived in Bethany, a small town about four kilometers from Jerusalem, near the Mount of Olives. Jesus lived in Galilee but when he visited Jerusalem he used to stay at the house of these three disciples in Bethany…