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Miracle in Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe Portrait Emerges Intact From Fire
Painting found among the ashes of a destroyed church brought hope and unity to a beleaguered Ciudad Juárez community.  

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Rev. Benjamin Gaytan, center, holds the portrait of Our Lady of Guadalupe which was the only item to survive a fire that destroyed St. Augustin Chapel in Cd. Juarez June 13.

(Joseph Kolb)

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A close-up of the minor damage to the portrait of Our Lady of Guadalupe that was the only item to survive a fire in St. Augustin Church in Cd. Juarez June 13.

(Joseph Kolb)

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Benjamin Gaytan, left, describes the rebuilding plans for St. Augustin Chapel in Cd. Juarez.

(Joseph Kolb)

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Volunteers stack smoke stained cinder blocks from the fire that destroyed St. Augustin Chapel in Cd. Juarez June 13.

(Joseph Kolb)

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Volunteers battle 105 degree temperatures to help rebuild St. Augustin Chapel in Cd. Juarez which was devastated by a fire on June 13.

(Joseph Kolb )

Miracle in Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe Portrait Emerges Intact From Fire

Painting found among the ashes of a destroyed church brought hope and unity to a beleaguered Ciudad Juárez community.  

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