Saturday, August 28, 2010

Patroness of Chile

Praying for the 33 trapped miners.  Did you know Our Lady of Mt. Carmel is patroness of Chile?


  1. Beautiful image!
    Praying for the miners; our Lady help and comfort them!

  2. No...but St Barbara is the patron saint of miners:

    "Mine names frequently indicated wishes and hopes, in both Freiberg and Marienberg there was a mine named "St. Barbara Bonanza". There is also the "St. Barbara Good Hope Vein" in the Harz Mountains on the German-Austrian border.:


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