Plaster Saints

I’ve already written directly about Gauchito Gil and San La Muerte, Argentine folk saints.  Both have widespread and fervent cults, with thousands of devotees, roadside shrines ranging in size from small altars to sculpture gardens, centers of pilgrimage; despite all this, despite the attestations of miracles, the Catholic Church does not recognize these saints.

San La Muerte and Caspar, the

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