Historic Documents of the Santo Daime doctrine
 

 

Registration of baptism of Mestre Irineu
Born on December the 15th of the year ended, 1890.

By Florestan J. Maia Neto, from the book "Contos da Lua Branca"

 

 

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Baptism Certificate of Mestre Irineu
 

Highlighted in the image above are the following excerpts, "eighteen ninety-one", "baptized", "Irineu," and "born on December the 15th of the year ended", that is to say, 1890.

 

"eighteen ninety-one"

 

"baptized"

 

"Irineu"

 
The church where Mestre Irineu was baptized
 

Above is the church where Mestre was baptized, in São Vicente de Ferrer, and where his baptism certificate is filed. Below is the text of the certificate in full.

 

Father José Braulio Nunes, commissioned Vicar.

On March the 22nd of eighteen ninety-one, in the church of this village of São Vicente, I solemnly baptized and anointed with the Holy God Oil the innocent Irineu, born on December the 15th of the year ended, legitimate son of Sancho Martinho de Mattos and Joana d' Ascenção Serra: godparents were John Crisogino de Moraes and Maria Xavier de Morais. And, for the record, I made this declaration, I Father José Braulio Nunes, the commissioned Vicar.

 

Photos are courtesy of the discoverer of the true date of birth of Mestre, Mr. Marcos Vinícius Neves, head of the department of Acre's Heritage (Government of Jorge Viana - 2003-2006 Administration).

Florestan J. Maia Neto, from the book "Contos da Lua Branca", pg. 106 to 108. English review by Moonvine.

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