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Great Britain
Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn
Conwy

Wales

Conway Road 63
(St. Joseph's Catholic Church)

Saint Joseph

(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")
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Description

Statue of St. Joseph with Jesus in a niche above the entrance to the church.

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

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 53°17'50" - W 3°44'3")

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Item Code: gbwa140; Photograph: 30 July 2012
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