The Sofía Imber Museum of Contemporary Art in Caracas has a permanent display entitled: 'Thanks Jose Gregorio ... More
Jose Gregorio Hernández
The Sofía Imber Museum of Contemporary Art in Caracas has a permanent display entitled: 'Thanks Jose Gregorio Hernández' in which several Venezuelan artists express themselves on the subject of this miraculous doctor, who has become one of Venezuela's most popular figures of the 20th Century. The exhibition includes more than 150 works in which the artists of Caracas have expressed not only their creativity but also their Christian faith.
To go and pay tribute to the Venezuelan Saint Jose Gregoria Hernandez (I know, the Vatican doesnt consider hima saint, not yet!) is an overwhleming experience by itslef, and if faith gets you there, you will get what you are looking for. The Candelaria Church (tha church where Jose�s remaining are) is in a not so safe area, and the last time i went the surroundings were messy and full of dirt. The church itself is your average, nothing to day for.
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