Grotto is a small place, not very high, the roof being supported by a single pillar. The altar, above which silver lamps are kept continually burning, is rich, and erected over the spot where the Holy Child was born, marked by a circle of agate and jasper,... Truths and Fables - Página 251847 - 61 páginasVista completa
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...aspirations of a being made for immortality. The Grotto is of small dimensions, and not very lofty; the roof supported by a single pillar. The altar, above which...surrounded with a silver glory, with this inscription :— Hie DE VIRGINE MARIA JESUS CHRISTUS NATFS EST*. At no great distance is another smaller star in...