The Baroque shrine was built in the 17th century in the birthplace of the founder of the Jesuit Order, in the Basque region of Spain.
The Spanish National Court sentenced the 77-year-old Inocente Orlando Montano to 133 years in prison.
At a time when most of Spain was under Muslim rule, Christianity thrived in northern Spain.
The Church in Spain has seen requests for assistance triple in recent months.
There are many tales of how they got there, including one involving the establishment of a Spanish Dominican settlement.
They have posted dozens of videos to their YouTube channel since the coronavirus outbreak began.
The 1984 documentary by Japanese director Hiroshi Teshigahara is an appreciation of the man of faith and genius who created the Modernist basilica.
The 6th-century ruin sheds light on the extent of the Byzantine empire.
In 1991, one of the world’s foremost traditional Iberian guitar players composed his acclaimed Flamenco Mass.
Just as medieval masons drew inspiration from the bestiary they had at hand, contemporary artists blend tradition and pop culture to convey the same eternal message.