K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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A long time ago there was a young man named Cristóbal. Because of his work helping the people cross the river, Cristóbal became San Cristóbal, the patron saint of bus drivers. This story is similar to another one (#71) in this collection.

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Beatification; satan; catholicism


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Oral History #114: San Cristobál



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