Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Rüdesheim am Rhein
Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis

Hessen

Kellerstraße 1
(Pfarrkirche St. Jakobus)

Sankt Petrus und Sankt Paulus

Saint Peter and Saint Paul

The apostles Peter and Paul are often depicted together. In Catholic tradition, Peter is said to have founded the church in Rome with Paul, served as its bishop, authored two epistles, and then met martyrdom there along with Paul.

ca. 1955?

Rüdesheim am Rhein /  Sankt Petrus und Sankt Paulus   Rüdesheim am Rhein /  Sankt Petrus und Sankt Paulus

Description

Two stone statues in the façade of the Katholische Pfarrkirche St. Jakobus.

Tags

Location N 49°58'45" E 7°55'24"

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Item Code: dehs024; Photograph: 7 September 2010
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