Mission San Xavier del Bac Near Tucson AZ

My photo’s today at Mission San Xavier del Bac on the Tohono O’odham San Xavier Indian Reservation, a 300+ year old church.




.This next one s blurry from being blown up and all.  Oh yeah, and the car was moving.  Was trying to see a couple dog tails that were waving in the green.  On far left there seems to be a dog.


.Mission also called; The White Dove Of The Desert






-Today, at after 5pm on Sunday afternoon, the greetings at the church were accomplished by many friendly dogs patrolling.  The church was closed.  I’ll have inner pics. at a later date.

From Wikipedia’s first paragraph on this subject:
Mission San Xavier del Bac is a historic Spanish Catholic mission located about 10 miles (16 km) south of downtown Tucson, Arizona, on the Tohono O’odham San Xavier Indian Reservation. Named for a pioneering Christian missionary and co-founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuit Order), the Mission is also known as the “place where the water appears” as the Santa Cruz River (which runs underground) surfaces nearby[citation needed]. The Mission is situated in the center of a centuries-old Indian settlement of the Tohono O’odham (formerly known as Papago), located along the banks of the Santa Cruz River.