Statues - Hither & Thither

Germany
Köln
Stadt Köln

Nordrhein-Westfalen

Roncalliplatz / Am Hof

Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg

Adoph Kolping Pilgrimage Route

Adoph Kolping
Kerpen 1813 - Köln 1865
German Catholic priest, who founded several Catholic apprentice associations, one of which became the International Kolping Society
(Wikipedia)
Sepp Hürten
2005

Köln /  Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg   Köln /  Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg

Description

Small obelisk with four plaques:

Köln - Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg
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Köln - Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg
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Köln - Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg
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Köln - Adolph Kolping Pilgerweg
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  1. Small portrait of Kolping with the text "1813-1865 ADOLPH KOLPING PILGERWEG WELTJUGENDTAG 2005".
  2. The coat of arms of Pope Benedikt XVI.
  3. The logo of the World Youth Day.
  4. Symbol of the historic German Schýtzenbruderschaften.

Signature

(portrait) S.H.

Annotation

Seven of this obelisk are placed along the Pilgrimage route from Cologne cathedral to Marienfeld.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°56'24" E 6°57'27"

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