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Basilica of Jesus de Medinaceli, Madrid

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View a historically significant 17th-century statue of Jesus at Basilica of Jesus de Medinaceli, a Baroque-style Catholic church. Enter the elegant cathedral and climb the stairs to view the statue, created by artists in the School of Sevilla and originally transported to a Spanish fortress in Morocco. The piece was then captured by the Moors, ransomed by Trinitarian monks, and delivered to the church in 1682, where people now go to pray to its image. Many kiss the statue's feet after praying (and an employee dutifully wipes the surface after each kiss). Plan to see Basilica of Jesus de Medinaceli and other attractions that appeal to you using our Madrid travel itinerary maker.
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  • One of the five existing in Madrid basilicas, consecrated in 1930. It does not present a particular interest, except that inside is venerated the image of Jesús de Medinaceli, the first half of the 17TH century, made in Seville and attributed to the circle of Juan de Mesa. It has great popular devotion, receiving the visit of hundreds of devotees every Friday of the year.
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  • Jesus has done many miracles, the first was the need to sell a restaurant urgently... because we needed money in our family... After 9 years trying to sell the restaurant already had lost hopes... but I pray to God and told him who I have to ask you this miracle and I felt in my heart to Jesus of Medinaceli... and then Friday I went to visit Jesus at his Church... and you promised to iria a year whole every Sunday to hear mass there his church if I granted this great miracle... I was surprised that weekend went Sunday to the Church for mass and I started my promise until Jesus grant me the miracle that I needed, but 3 days later Wednesday a gentleman came and said that I wanted to buy the restaurant urgently! and on the same day this gentleman bought our restaurant... That great miracle! of course I continue every Sunday for a year attending the Church of Jesus of Medinaceli and also I testified in my favor and my miracle and I brought my friends / you and family. 2 miracle was the healing of my father from Cancer of stomach in 2008! I have more miracles to tell... that at another time already mention and fails as a testimony of gratitude and 3 miracle: my sister Elvira this year 2017 uterus Cancer cure! Has not needed any surgery Cancer has miraculously disappeared! A million thanks to my beloved Jesus of Medinaceli!
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  • It's a small but emotional paroquia where the celebrate Jesus of Medinaceli, favorite of the nobility. You can access his dressing room and appreciate the natural hair of Jesus. It is very beautiful and gives a special peace to Christians.
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  • I do like Madrid's Plazas, and this is one of the nicer ones with it's well trimmed bushes and bright fountain in the centre. The Museo del Prado is also located in this Plaza. The only thing that lets the Plaza down is that it's hard to relax due to the loud traffic.
  • Enemies of the Church Neptune Fountain
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  • Beautiful church where I have lived very special moments with the Lord. He does not disappoint! Although all seems we lost, we should expect in the, and all will have a sense later. All our setbacks serve well our soul and many more if we join them in the merits of Christ on the cross. Thank you Lord for helping me and accompany me always.
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