Archive for the ‘Saints’ Category

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)

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)

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The Face of an Unidentified Saint Carved in Stone Juts Out From the Forsyth Chapel at Forest Hills Cemetery in Jamaica Plain, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 4, 2019)

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With a Small Bird on His Shoulder and Another in His Hand, an Extremely Thin Saint Francis of Assisi Stands Next to a Gravestone at Pine Grove Cemetery in Westborough, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 12, 2016)

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A Small Wooden Statue of Saint Nil Sorsky Seen on Display at the Museum of Russians Icons in Clinton, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 13, 2018)

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Special Thanks to My Cousin Dwayne Szlosek for Giving Me Permission to Post This Photograph of an Intriguing Statue of Three or Possibly Four Bearded Men in Robes Standing Back to Back (Most Likely Unidentified Saints or Apostles Perhaps?) That He Discovered at the Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery in Chester, Virginia (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 15, 2017)

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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)

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A Miniature Saint Nick Sits in a Rocking Chair and Smokes a Cigar in the Storefront Window of The Owl Tobacconist Shop on Main Street in Worcester, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 23, 2016)

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)


A Wooden Sculpture of Saint Francis of Assisi Found For Sale at the Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques on Route 3 in Ellsworth, Maine