24.12.09

Winter Solstice: San Juan Bautista Mission

Dawn light streams down the nave (center aisle)
and onto the altar and the reredos (altar wall)
on the first day of winter -
- the shortest day of the year

Make arrangements well in advance
for the mission to be open before dawn:

http://www.oldmissionsjb.org/pdf/New%20light.pdf

Reverend Edward Fitz-Henry
a really nice guy!