Replicas of human parts inside Bahia church
Should a person with a serious illness be cured, their family may well place a replica of the healed limb or organ inside this church. The complex mingling of Roman Catholicism with other beliefs in healing take shape here
Welch, Claude Emerson
State University of New York at Buffalo
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