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Mariapocs

Mariapocs pilgrimage – Our Weeping Lady of Máriapócs

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Máriapócsi Zarándokház, Máriapócs, Madžarska

Mariapocs – The history of the Weeping Black Madonna The name of the village appears first in the early writings of the thirteenth century, without the prefix “Mary” as an estate of the Báthory family and a few centuries later, as an estate of the Károlyi family. The significance of the not-so-famous village begins in the year of 1696 in the tiny wooden church of the local Greek Catholic community.Continue Reading