5 things to know: Marking a ‘miracle’

In 1531, Catholics believed that the Virgin Mary appeared to a poor Mexican peasant in the first recorded miracle to occur in the New World.

Almost 500 years later, residents from all over the Americas, including Johnson County, will celebrate and honor Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Our Lady of the Greenwood Catholic Church will host a special Mass for the event at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Organizer Martha McQueen provided five things to know heading into the event.

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