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WARREN, Ohio - A world-famous traveling statute will be on display at several locations in the Valley.

The United Nation's International Pilgrim Virgin Statue arrived at St. Mary's Church in Warren.

The statue is one of four, based on the description of Sister Lucia, one of three Portuguese children to whom the Virgin Mary appeared at Fatima.

The custodian who travels with the statue was very gratified by the turnout Thursday.

"During the day in the week, very happy but Mary's our mother. She called her children. They heard her call and they came," says Judith Studer.

The statue, which was blessed by the Pope in 1947, will make eight other stops in the Valley.

 

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