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The mother of Jesus Christ


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Statue of St. Mary with a lily in her hand and standing with her right foot on a crescent moon and with her left foot she crushes the serpent, which has an apple in his mouth



Depictions of Saint Mary

Saint Mary, as the mother of Jesus Christ, has a central role in the life of the Roman Catholic Church. The Roman Catholic veneration of her as the Blessed Virgin Mary has grown over time both in importance and manifestation, not only in prayer but in art, poetry and music. She is usually depicted as a beautiful young woman, with a (blue) mantle. In the majority of the depictions she is having the Infant Jesus in her arms or on her lap.
Attributes of Saint Mary: The Infant Jesus sometimes has some attributes too:


Location (N 49°24'42" - E 8°42'37")

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Item Code: debw052; Photograph: 26 September 2011
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