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Newborn baby blessed by Maria SS dei Sette Dolori

We encountered the parade of Maria SS dei Sette Dolori while traveling in Sicily, where people carried a statue of the Saint through the streets, singing and playing music. Towards the end, a man climbed onto the platform and, hands outstretched, offered the newborn in supplication for the Saint's blessing.

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Date Taken: 09.2016
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PHOTO LOCATION Palermo, Italy