Statues - Hither & Thither

Ireland
Loughrea - Baile Locha Riach
Galway - Gaillimh

Barrack Street
(St. Brendan's Cathedral)

Saints' statues in the garden of St. Brendan's Cathedral


1977 - 1990

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Description

At the outer fence of the grounds of St. Brendan's Cathedral are three statues:
  1. Stone statue of St. Mary with child, in a grotto.
    Saint Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ (Wikipedia).
    More information needed!
  2. Polychrome statue of St. 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") (Wikipedia).

    to the memory of
    Fr. ANTHONY D. FAHY
    (1805-1875)
    ist. chaplain and benefactor
    of the irish community argentina
    buenos aires - argentina - may 1977
    FAHY INSTITUTE ALUMNI

  3. Polychrome statue of St. Therese of Lisieux (1873-1897), French Carmelite nun (Wikipedia).

    in loving memory
    of
    Sr. M. FRANCES
    died
    27th nov. 1990

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Location (N 53°11'47" - W 8°33'59")

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