The Virgin of Suyapa

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Feb. 5, 2017 – Jose Bautista (center) and Awilda Medina, both of Boston, stand for prayer in The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston, MA Sunday. Like many of the churchgoers on Super Bowl Sunday, Bautista and Medina wore their team’s colors. Photo by Ian Coss.
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Feb. 5, 2017 – Churchgoers take communion at The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston, MA Sunday. The mass honored the Virgin of Suyapa, the Patroness of Honduras. Photo by Ian Coss.
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Feb. 5, 2017 – The flag of Honduras decorates The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston, MA Sunday. Photo by Ian Coss.
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Feb. 5, 2017 – Bianca Martinez of Jamaica Plain sells goods from Honduras after Sunday mass at The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston. Martinez travels regularly to Honduras to stock up; her top seller is the banana soda. Photo by Ian Coss.
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Feb. 5, 2017 – After Sunday mass, attendees take in drumming and dancing in the basement of The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston. Photo by Ian Coss.
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