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15-DEC-2012 Dan Polley 2012

Mission San Juan Capistrano

San Juan Capistrano, California

The mission was founded on All Saints' Day November 1, 1776, by Spanish Catholics of the Franciscan Order. Named for Giovanni da Capistrano, a 15th century theologian and "warrior priest" who resided in the Abruzzo region of Italy, San Juan Capistrano has the distinction of being home to the oldest building in California still in use, a chapel built in 1782; known alternately as "Serra's Chapel" and "Father Serra's Church,=."

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Long Bach Nguyen21-Dec-2012 07:16
very nice interior shot
Guest 18-Dec-2012 16:05
Terrific shot! V.