Tag: Statue

Italian Americans, others call for New York to honor saint with statue

Italian Americans, others call for New York to honor saint with statue

| Andrew Pugliese | October 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The outrage over the snubbing of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini by New York City first lady Chirlane McCray’s She Built NYC commission culminated in a march and Mass Oct. 6 to support a public statue of Mother Cabrini, as the patron saint of immigrants is best known.

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UST students destroy Virgin Mary statue; leaders say act ‘deeply hurt’ community

UST students destroy Virgin Mary statue; leaders say act ‘deeply hurt’ community

| March 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

“The destroying of a holy object of any religion is a grave act of disrespect and is completely inconsistent with St. Thomas’ values and convictions,” university leaders said.

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St. Francis statue brings new life to old tree in West St. Paul

St. Francis statue brings new life to old tree in West St. Paul

| Susan Klemond | October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

The statue, accompanied by a carved owl, is giving the couple, parishioners at St. Joseph in West St. Paul, the opportunity to tell neighbors, dog walkers and others passing their Smith Avenue home about the 13th-century Italian saint, whom some don’t recognize.

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Basilica to install ‘Homeless Jesus’ statue on its campus

Basilica to install ‘Homeless Jesus’ statue on its campus

| July 11, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis has commissioned a cast of “Homeless Jesus,” a bronze sculpture of a life-sized Christ-figure sleeping in a blanket on a park bench. It will be installed on the Basilica campus Nov. 19, which Pope Francis has designated as the World Day of the Poor.

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Pilgrim Virgin statue to be in Mendota Oct. 10

Pilgrim Virgin statue to be in Mendota Oct. 10

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Veneration of the statue will be open to the public from 1:30-to-3 p.m. Oct. 10 at St. Peter Church, Mendota.

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In Pictures: August 14, 2014

In Pictures: August 14, 2014

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

LIGHT THE NIGHT
OUR LADY ARRIVES

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