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A Bronze Statue of the Archangel Michael Thrusting His Signature Sword Found on the Grounds of St. Anne’s Shrine in Sturbridge, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 10,  2017)

Cherub Notre Dame Church 2A
The Serene but Weathered Face of a Praying Cherub Peers out from the Elaborate Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 13, 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

Statue trinity Church (4)
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

Virgin Mary Pine Grove Whitinsville MA 2
A High Relief Sculpture of the Virgin Mary Holding the Infant Jesus as a Chorus of Cherubic Faces Watch in the Background Found on St. Patrick Catholic Church on Cross Street in Whitinsville, MA

St. Patrick Church Hampton Beach (6c)
A Marble Statue of the Virgin Mary and the Infant Jesus Found on the Grounds of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church on Lyons Street in Hampton, NH

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One of Four Nearly Identical Winged Angel Faces Found Atop of the Granite World War I Memorial Located on the Grounds of the Adirondack Community Church Next to Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, NY

Sain Francis Saint Peters Main Street Worcester (2)
Saint Francis of Assisi Befriends a Pair of Small Birds on the Grounds of St. Peter’s Catholic Church Located on Main Street in Worcester, MA

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

Cherub Notre Dame Church 4 (2)
A Tiny Winged Cherub Found Above the Keyhole of One of the Elaborate Bronze Doors of Notre Dame Catholic Church in Southbridge, MA