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Iglesia Catedral de San Luis, San Luis

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  • Monument personal historical, Yes, my parents were married there and I entronice the Virgin girl in the baptistery, pass to give them thanks to maria bambina
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  • It has some miraculous spaces. is important take it and talk with some priest that will find there
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  • He Professor Nestor Menéndez has in its guide historical of San Luis, that in where is is located it Cathedral of San Luis, in the century 18, was the House of the family Osorio, place where is were staying in it Guerra of it independence the Governor Vicente Dupuy, and to its step by San Luis the Governor Mayor of whose, General Don Jose of San Martin , in several opportunities. Back in August 24, 1816 the village Puntano I swear the independence. In 1887, it began to rise on this site the main church or matrix of San Luis, then created the bishopric of San Luis in 1934, Pope Pio XI, raise it to the rank of Cathedral (seat of a bishop), to build the new mother church, several legal provisions have been issued and received donations, the work by the Provincial Government - driven law vice Board- , in 1.881 is bought the land to the families Osorio and Gutierrez and is decided to build it to the vera of the new plaza. In 1883 the fundamental stone was laid and work began, in July 1887 held the Government contract with Luigi Carlos and Luis Sartorio. The work will enable without end the 1st of December of 1.897, was consecrated by the Bishop of whose in 1,905. Right Bell Tower of the Cathedral was built in 1924, and in 1944 the left the public clock tower, also completed on the frontispiece, built by painter and sculptor Libero Pierini, high relief executed in cement that recalls episodes from the life of San Luis Rey de Francia. In 1938 next to the Cathedral was built, the parish building, the owner of this church is the Immaculate Conception, since the colonial era. Above it on the altar this image of San Luis Rey de Francia, patron saint of the city and the province. Lie the remains of the bishops Pedro Dionisio Tibiletti (1935-1945) and Carlos María Cafferata (1962-1971) and the priests in the temple second Abraham Ponce and Juan Mamerto Cangiano, pastors who had special dedication in a completion to the completion of the works of the temple. In the year 1948 moved by provincial law, the transfer of the remains of Colonel Juan Pascual Pringles, which is newly efectivizo in the year 1975, for this reason this building has been recognized as national historic grave.
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