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Hundreds of Tucsonans make 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage from San Xavier Mission to Magdalena, Sonora

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Following in footsteps of Father Kino. -Do you have any family members that are part of the hundreds of Tucsonans making annual 100-kilometer walk/pilgrimage this time of the year from our border to Magdalena, Sonora? (site of Father Kino's remains). Here's a story we did in the past on this centuries-old journey of the trek beginning at San Xavier Mission:

For an in-depth, mini-documentary on the thousands of people that make the "manda" and pilgrimage from Tucson area to Nogales border to Magdalena, Sonora and Chapel of St. Francis Javier here is extended coverage (over 10 minutes):

Here's more from a website dedicated to Father Kino and includes many who follow in his footsteps for pilgrimage eveyr year.:


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