Title: Bishop Lamy’s Five Rules for the Brotherhood of Penance, October 27, 1856
Source(s): The Santa Fe New Mexico Sentinel (January 26, 1938, p. 2); Brothers of Light, Brothers of Blood: The Penitentes of the Southwest
Bishop Lamy (Author); Monsignor Philip F. Mahoney (Translator); Marta Weigle (Author)
Bishop Lamy’s Five Rules for the Brotherhood of Penance.
In this the year 1857, there have been granted by His Grace Don Juan Lamy, the permission to continue the devotion of the Passion and Death of Our Lord, Jesus Christ, as a penance, by all its devotees. The rules, granted on petition of the President ...