Saturday, January 23, 2016

DAY 18 Thur Jan 21: Catacombs of Saint Callistus tour and Mass

ABOVE:  Tombs of the early popes.

ABOVE:  Long hall in the catacomb where bodies were laid.

ABOVE:  Tomb where St. Cecilia was laid.  Her body is not there now, but can be found in Santa Maria Sopra Minerva under the altar.  The statue is a replica of how her body was laid and found in the tomb.  St. Cecilia is the patron saint of singers. St. Cecilia, pray for us!

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