Delores Hidalgo · Mexico Independence Day · Parish Church of Our Lady of Sorrows Church · September 16

Mexico Independence

A simple priest walked into his parish church and changed the history of Mexico 219 years ago. On September 16, 1810 Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, a Catholic priest, launched the Mexican War of Independence from Spain with the issuing of his Grito de Dolores, or “Cry of Delores.” The revolution began at Parish Church of… Continue reading Mexico Independence

Carvings · Cee Black and White Photo Challenge · Delores Hidalgo · wood

Black and White Photos–Made from Wood

Gorgeous wood carvings decorate this dramatic church in Delores Hidalgo, a city near San Miguel de Allende. Striking in black and white and in color, as is shown in the last picture. You’ll find more black and white pictures at