Sankt Joseph mit Jesus
Saint Joseph with Jesus
the husband of the Virgin Mary and the earthly father of Jesus Christ (in distinction to God, his "heavenly father")
Stone statue of St. Joseph with the Infant Jesus in his arms, standing on a golden sphere, hold by angels. On the faces of the pedestal are reliefs:
At the chamfers carouche with "renov. 1979 and "renov. 1994.
- Inscription, surmounted by an angel holding a ribbon with the text "ite ad ioseph gen. c41 geht hinzu Joseph Cap 41v56"
- A carpenter building a house.
- The Flight to Egypt
hanC sanCtI IosephI
hVIatIs patronI speCIalIter
eLeCtI, CIVes ex
S. iosephe, ora pro nobis
the L is not large!
Denkmal des Hl. Josef
Errichtet 1751, Meister unbekannt.
Dieses Bildnis des heiligen Josef,
des besonderen Erwählter dieser Stadt,
setzten die Bürger auf Grund
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
- as an infant in his arms
- as a young boy standing next to him
Location (N 49°45'5" - E 8°29'2")
Via the links below you can find the position:
Item Code: dehs097; Photograph: 30 September 2012
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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