Archive for the ‘Churches’ Category

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A Shallow Relief Sculpture of a Winged Lion (Symbolizing Saint Mark) Found on the Facade of Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 14, 2018)

Eagle Baptist 2 Newton MA (2A)
A Stone Eagle Symbolizing Saint John the Evangelist Seen Protruding From the Tower of First Baptist Church Located on Beacon Street in Newton Centre, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 17, 2019)

Trinity Church Saints and Gargoyles 2
The Imposing Figure of Saint Luke Gazes Down From Above the Copley Square Entrance of Trinity Church in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 20, 2015)

Cherub on Door ND Church Southbridge 2B
A Tiny Praying Cherub Gazes Down From One of the Elaborately Decorated Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church on Main Street in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 29, 2016)

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A Bronze Statue of the American Episcopal Clergyman Reverend Phillips Brooks (Best Known as the Lyricist of the Classic Christmas Hymn, “O Little Town of Bethlehem”) Standing in Front of a Hooded Jesus Erected in 1910 Outside Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 17, 2020)

John Wesley Wesley Methodist
An Imposing Statue of John Wesley, the Anglican Minister and Theologian Who Cofounded the Methodism Evangelical Movement, Seems to Guard the Front Entrance of the Wesley United Methodist Church on Main Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 19, 2016)

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This Nativity Scene in the Storefront Window of the Victory Center on Pleasant Street in Worcester, MA Serves to Remind Us of the True Meaning of Christmas…  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 25, 2014)

Trinity Church Saints and Gargoyles
A Large Figure of Saint John Is Surrounded by Gargoyles, Cherubs, and Other Smaller Figures on the Face of Trinity Church on Copley Square in Boston, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 24, 2015)

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A Brass Handle in the Shape of a Praying Angel Found on One of the Front Doors of the Holy Trinity Armenian Church on Brattle Street in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 26, 2017)

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In Addition to the Bronze Statue of Him Standing Outside Trinity Church at Copley Square in Boston, the Likeness of the Reverend Phillips Brooks Can Be Found Carved in Stone on the Facade of the Church Itself With a Long-Neck Gargoyle Peering Over His Shoulder (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 18, 2020)