Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ponta Delgada
(Fr. de Santa Clara)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Avenida Alberto I Príncipe de Mónaco
(Jardim Padre Fernando Gomes)

Padre Fernando Vieira Gomes

Father Fernando Vieira Gomes

c. 1921 - 2002
Parish priest, 1949-2002
Álvaro Raposo de França
2009

Ponta Delgada /  Padre Fernando Vieira Gomes   Ponta Delgada /  Padre Fernando Vieira Gomes

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

Ao "Padre Fernando de Santa Clara"
- 1º Cidadão Honorário da Freguesia -

A Junta de Freguesia de Santa Clara, por ocasiãp do
sexagésimo aniversário da ordenação do Padre Fernando
Vieira Gomes (1949-2009), numa iniciativa à qual se
associaram muitos santaclarenses, em especial os
emigrados nos EUA, decidiu ser esta uma boa forma de
homenagear a memória do principal impulsionador da
restauração da Freguesia de Santa Clara, processo
legitimado nas eleições de 09 de Outubro de 2005.
Santa Clara, 12 de Junho de 2009.

To "Father Fernando of Santa Clara"
- 1st Honorary Citizen of the Parish -
The Parish Council of St. Clara, on occasion of the
sixtieth anniversary of the ordination of Father Fernando
Vieira Gomes (1949-2009), an initiative to which
many associated Santaclarenses, in particular
the emigres in the United States, decided that this is a good way to
honor the memory of the main booster of the
restoration of the Parish of Santa Clara, a process
legitimized in the elections of 9 October 2005.
Santa Clara, 12 June 2009.

Signature

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Ponta Delgada - Padre Fernando Vieira Gomes

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°44'6" W 25°40'58"

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