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December 2018

Historic Bells Toll in Remembrance of the Earthquake of 1812

December 8 @ 9:30 am
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An event every year that begins at 9:30am on of December, repeating until December 8, 2020

Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Hwy
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 United States

On December 8, the historic bells will toll at 9:30 a.m. in remembrance of the Earthquake of 1812. On December 8, 1812, the Great Stone Church fell due to a tragic earthquake that killed over 40 people attending mass on December 8th. The church was never rebuilt. The ruins stand today as a testament to tragedy and the past. The historic bells ring every year on these dates: · March 19 Feast Day of St. Joseph · July 1 Feast Day of…

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