Statues - Hither & Thither

Austria
Wien
Wien (Land)

Rennweg 10 (3.)
(Salesianerinnenkirche)

Heiligenstatuen an der Salesianerinnenkirche

Saint Statues at the Salesian Church


1717-30

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Description

On the gable of the church stand three statues.

Wien - Heiligenstatuen an der Salesianerinnenkirche
St. Augustinus / St. Augustine
(354 - 430), Bishop of Hippo Regius (present-day Annaba, Algeria), philosopher and theologian; his writings were very influential in the development of Western Christianity (Wikipedia).

Wien - Heiligenstatuen an der Salesianerinnenkirche
Maria Immaculata

Wien - Heiligenstatuen an der Salesianerinnenkirche
St. Hieronymus / St. Jerome
(c.?347 - 420), Roman Christian priest, confessor, theologian and historian, and who became a Doctor of the Church (Wikipedia).

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Location N 48°11'45" E 16°22'54"

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