Santos in Oaxaca's Ancient Churches
A study of santos in 16th-century and other churches in Oaxaca, Mexico
By Claire and Richard Stracke
Funded by a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation
In San Juan Teitipac:
Christ carrying the
This is a town of about 2500 in the Central Valley region of Oaxaca State, about 22 miles (35 km.) from Oaxaca City.
Our informant at the church was Sr. Hilario Lopez A.
Our first santo will be a Saint Isidore the Laborer in the narthex.
Photo: Secretary of Tourism and Economic Development of the State of Oaxaca, firstname.lastname@example.org