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Santisimo Cristo de la Buena Muerte

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Address: Paseo Santo Domingo 16 | (Congregación de Mena), 29007 Malaga, Spain
Phone Number: +34 952 27 15 04
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Roman Catholic at its best

You must go and see wonderful images of Jesus Christ you do not have to be Roman Catholic to appreciate this wonderful site.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 April 2015
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

You must go and see wonderful images of Jesus Christ you do not have to be Roman Catholic to appreciate this wonderful site.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

The Church of Santo Domingo contains the beautiful crucifix made by Pedro de Mena that is called the Cristo de la Buena Muerte. It is highly revered by the people of Malaga and is paraded around during Holy Week.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2012

This is a well known tradional symbol for warries. Devotion to this Chist will encourage you and assist you in difficult times in life

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2012

The image of the Cristo de la Buena Muerte was created by Pedro de Mena (Granada 1628 - Málaga 1688), one of the best sculptors of his time. It shows Christ being crucified. It is displayed in the Church of Santo Domingo. The image is the patron and protector of the Spanish Legion, so every year during Holy Week, it... More 

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