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Jan 24, 2006 - Jesuit Estancias - Jesus Maria

Today is all about Jesuits. A name that we had heard of but had no real understanding. We now know that they were an order of the Roman Catholic church created in reponse to Lutherism (still don't know anything about that) and they were sent out to newly colonised territories, such as Argentina, to spread Catholocism and education. The prospect of scrambling around ruins was what inspired Danny to get us on a bus out to the town of Jesus Maria. When we arrived we found the tourist info office was closed. a sign politely informed us that it...

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