Saint Joseph et l'Enfant Jésus
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")
Gothic tower with on top a statue of Saint Joseph (3½ m - 11.5 ft high) and the infant Jesus (2½ m - 8 ft. high). On the ground flour, a sculpture group shows the death of St. Joseph.
heureux ceux qui meurent dans le seigneur
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
- as an infant in his arms
- as a young boy standing next to him
Click on the thumbnail for an enlargement.
Location (N 48°25'49" - E 6°4'50")
Item Code: frlo064; Photograph: 13 June 2011
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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