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The Church Notre-Dame-de-La-Gerison: photos, description Notre Dame de la Guerison)

Notre-Dame-de-La-Gerison - a beautiful Church located on the road to Val Veny, the magnificent glacier Brenya. This symbol of the triumph of religion emerging from the advance of glaciers, now open for tourists only during the summer months, but, nevertheless, attracts attention with its collection of promised gifts and beautiful surroundings.

The temple was built in 1792, the year on the stone massif called "Barre", in the village Patois that, in fact, means "rock" or "stone". Initially it was known as the Vierge du Terry, and later was dedicated to the blessed virgin Mary Garison.

In 1816, the year the small Church was destroyed by the inexorable advance of a glacier, Bronia remained only the statue of the Madonna is an event the locals consider it a miracle. The current Church building was built in 1867, the year and consecrated a year later. The fame of the miraculous statue of the blessed virgin Mary made the Church a real place of pilgrimage. Inside the walls of the Church are completely covered with crutches healed people, sacrificial offerings, and vows, left the believers and hoping for a miracle. Regularly in the valley held mass in honor of Notre-Dame-de-La-Gerison.