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The Serene but Weathered Face of a Praying Cherub Peers out from the Elaborate Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA

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A Long-Necked Gargoyle (One of Eight That Went Missing From the Former Chestnut Street Congregational Church Almost a Decade Ago But Were Recently Returned to Worcester) Protrudes from the Back of the Preservation Worcester Float in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Along Park Avenue Last Sunday

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A Hooded Face Found on the Stone and Brick Façade of the Former Old South Church (Now Wellington Community Apartments) Located at 714 Main Street in Worcester, MA

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Just One of the Many Different Cherubs That Can Be Found Sculpted in High Relief on the Elaborate Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA

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One of the Magnificent Stone Lion Heads That Keep a Careful Watch From High on the Tower of Our Lady of Angels Church Located on Main Street in Worcester, MA

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A Bas-Relief Sculpture of the Virgin Mary Attended by Two Angels Found Above the Front Entrance of the Former Notre Dame des Canadiens Church at 5 Salem Square in Worcester, Which Faces the Threat of Being Demolished by the Current Owners in the Near Future

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Two Figures Depicting Saint Peter (Carrying Two Large Keys and a Book) and Saint Paul (Gripping a Sword) Found on the Big Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA