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Throughout the project, Father Rother permitted the Chavez brothers a remarkable degree of freedom to modify the altarpiece's European vision of the sacred domain of God and the saints. By adding certain motifs and modifying the interpretation of preexisting ones, the artists subtly transformed the central altarpiece from a representation of heaven with the saints emerging as if from clouds, to one that envisions the altarpieces as sacred mountains.

Atiteco worshippers before the central altarpiece of the church.