Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Limburg an der Lahn
Lkr. Limburg-Weilburg

Hessen

Kolpingstraße 9
(Kolpinghaus)

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)

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Limburg an der Lahn /  Sankt Joseph mit Jesus   Limburg an der Lahn /  Sankt Joseph mit Jesus

Description

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

Inscription(s)

St. JOSEPH

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 50°23'16" E 8°3'57"

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