Archive for the ‘Religious Figures’ Category

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)

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A Bronze Portrait Sculpted in High Relief of William T. G. Morton, the American Dentist Credited as the Discoverer of Ether Anesthesia, Discovered Mounted on His Granite Headstone at Westridge Cemetery in Charlton, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 1, 2019)

Jesus Figurine Childrens Cemetery Webster (2)
An Unusual Porcelain Figurine of Jesus Wearing a Flowing Cape and Striking a Heroic Pose That Almost Resembles a Superhero Action Figure Discovered at St. Joseph Children’s Cemetery in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 13, 2020)

Crucifix St Lukes
This Large, Dramatic Crucifix Towers Over the Tombstones and Monuments in the Center of St Luke’s Cemetery in Westborough, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 20, 2016)

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A Couple of Chubby-Faced Cherubs Cling to the Skirt of the Virgin Mary at St. Joseph Polish Cemetery in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 16, 2016)

Virgin Mary & Baby Jesus Children's Cemetery (2)
The Blessed Mother Mary Cradles a Sleeping Baby Jesus in Her Arms at St. Joseph Children’s Cemetery in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 18, 2020)

Small Buddha Jewett Street Rockport 2D
A Small Buddha Statue Seen Sitting on the Granite Ledge on the Front of the Former Carnegie Public Library (Now a Private Residence) on Jewett Street in Rockport, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 5, 2015)

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 (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 17, 2020)

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A Big Belly Buddha Seen Sitting Next to a Bunny Rabbit Inside the Better Living Center on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 13, 2020)

Virgin Mary Our Lady of the Mountains N Conway
A Statue of the Virgin Mary With Her Hands Folded in Prayer Found at Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Cemetery in North Conway, NH (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 7, 2018)