Archive for the ‘Saints’ Category


A Wooden Sculpture of Saint Francis of Assisi Found For Sale at the Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques on Route 3 in Ellsworth, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 14, 2021)

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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 (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 8, 2016)


A Statue of Saint Francis of Assisi Communing With a Small Bird Seen at Park Lawn Cemetery in Bennington, Vermont (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 8, 2019)

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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)

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A Small Icon Carved From Wood of Saint Nil Sorsky Found Hanging on a Wall at the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 23, 2018)

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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)

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Saint Francis of Assisi Ministers to Little Birds in Front of the Sacred Heart Parish Speed Learning and Youth Center on East Main Street in Webster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 20, 2014)

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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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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)

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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)