Curious picture of the day : Saint Martin of Porres

Few days ago was celebrated an special mass in honor of the first black saint of the new world and born in Peru , San Martin de Porres, in the picture not only can be seen the big crowd of devoted men from his existing cofrady (ancient type of colonial organization that a-group slaves that where Christians to worships saints) , also on the right between 2 pillars the image of his actual skull venerated in the Saint Dominic church of Lima.

Leave a Reply