Escuela de Cristo

It is cataloged as one of the most beautiful and great works of colonial imagery of the entire American continent. “Sculpture worthy of admiration, words of Luis Gaytán, member of the Community of Brotherhoods, Brotherhoods and Associations of Passion of Guatemala. It is considered the masterpiece of Pedro de Mendoza.

There are many praises that the image of the Mother of Jesus has received, which represents the suffering of the woman who sees her only son die, in a humiliating and unjust way.

Monsignor José Ramiro Pellecer Samayoa, Episcopal Vicar of Sacatepéquez, held the Consecration Ceremony on Sunday, May 9, 1999.

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