+J.M.J.+ Catholic Ecuadorian architecture at it's finest. Santo Domingo chapel & sanctuary features rare red gold:
A picture of the interior of San Francisco Church taken from the choir loft:
One of the beautiful Side Altars at San Francisco:
Exterior of the church:
+J.M.J.+ Our first day & first Mass on Monday, January 26th, 2015 in the Conceptionist Church & Convent located in Quito, Ecuador-- home of Our Lady of Good Success. The technical name of the Church is Iglesia de La Limpia Concepcion, which occupies the whole block on Garcia Moreno, Chile y Benalcazar & includes Mejia. This first monastery in Quito was established in September of 1575.
The miraculous Statue of Our Lady of Good Success is taken from the cloistered upper choir three times a year and placed above the main altar of the Convent Church, so that it can be venerated by the people of Quito. Read more about it here: Conceptionist Church and Convent - Home of Our Lady of Good Success