Origin of Penitente
Examples from the Web for penitente
Penitente membership comprises two strata distinguishable by title and activity.
"Personalism" is revealed in the immediate and individual participation of all members in penitente activities.
Edmonson's study of 1950 has established the persistence of penitente activity in Hispano culture.
Penitente moradas share a common system of adobe construction with the religious and domestic structures of New Mexico.
"Dramatism" is an essential ingredient of penitente ceremonies such as the tinieblas.