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Germany
Bad Laer
Lkr. Osnabrück

Niedersachsen

Bahnhofstraße 9
(St. Josefsheim)

Sankt Joseph mit Jesus

Saint Joseph with Jesus

(Hebrew יוֹסֵף, "Yosef"; Greek: Ἰωσήφ)
the husband of the Virgin Mary and the earthly father of Jesus Christ (in distinction to God, his "heavenly father")
(Wikipedia)

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Description

Stone façade sculpture.

Depictions of Saint Joseph

Joseph is usually depicted as a bearded man in a classic robe. His attributes are: He can be accompanied by Jesus

Tags

Location N 52°6'9" E 8°5'23"

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