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Ex-monk, 91, builds his own 'cathedral of faith'

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 05:50

Mr Gallego's cathedral (inset) is designed around the Romanesque style. He works alone, without asking for any handouts.

Mejorada del Campo

IN February, Justo Gallego dug his own grave, literally, in the crypt of the church he has been building near Madrid, brick by brick, since the early 1960s.

Mr Gallego, 91, also recently switched dwellings, moving from the nearby home of some relatives to the

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