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Rustic Altar on the site of the Mission of Nombre De Dios
Format Postcard
Description 2 pages
Language English
City, State St. Augustine, FL
Denomination Catholic Church
Subject Fine Arts
Notes America's first parish Mass, offered here on September 8, 1565 by Father Lopez de Mendoza Grajales, diocesan missionary priest from Spain, is memorialized by this rustic altar on the site of the Mission of Nombre De Dios, America's oldest Mission, founded in 1567, in our nation's first permanent community, St. Augustine, Florida.
Collection James R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary
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