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Brazil, including Santa Brígida, Juazeiro, Canudos, and Contestado. 3
Northeast Brazil with sites most relevant to the history of Santa Brígida. 6
Figures
Pedro Batista da Silva in 1967 shortly before his death. 4
A statue of Padre Cícero in front of the altar of a romeiro home. 46
Elderly baiano who in 1945 welcomed Pedro Batista to Santa Brígida. 68
Colonel Jõao Sá, the political leader of Jeremoabo. 68
Maria das Dores dos Santos, circa 1950. 80
Romeiros in an Easter procession praying before a Station of the Cross in t
Serra do Galeão, 1974. 100
Pedro Batista’s home, 1974. 102
Romeiro visiting Pedro Batista’s home, 1974. 103
Members of Os Penitentes pray at night in Santa Brígida’s São Pedro churc
1974. 106
São Pedro church, 1974. 107
Members of Nossa Senhora da Boa Morte praying over the saint’s image, c
1970. 109
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