Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Würzburg
Stadt Würzburg

Bayern

Sanderstraße 12
(Karmelitenkloster)

Sankt Joseph mit Jesus

Saint Joseph with Jesus

(Hebrew יוֹסֵף, "Yosef"; Greek: Ἰωσήφ)
the husband of the Virgin Mary and the earthly father of Jesus Christ (in distinction to God, his "heavenly father")
(Wikipedia)

1655

Würzburg /  Sankt Joseph mit Jesus   Würzburg /  Sankt Joseph mit Jesus

Description

Stone statue of St. Joseph with on his arm the infant Jesus with an orb.

Inscription(s)

16 55
s. ioseph ora pro nobis

Depictions of Saint Joseph

Joseph is usually depicted as a bearded man in a classic robe. His attributes are: He can be accompanied by Jesus

Tags

Location N 49°47'16" E 9°55'52"

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