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(Herz-Jesu-Kirche)

Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche

Portal of the Sacred Heart Church

Helmut Moos
Herbert Schmäke Kunstgießerei (Düsseldorf)
1963

Euskirchen /  Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche   Euskirchen /  Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche

Description

In the tympanon of the portal is a sandstone relief of Christ Good Shepherd - Christ is depicted with a herd of sheep.

Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche

The relief of the bronze doors in the portal show the divine love and devotion to man. Surrounded by thorns are five scenes of Jesus's life.

Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche
Birth of Jesus
Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche
Jesus heals the sick
Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche
The Last Supper
Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche
The Crucifixion
Euskirchen -Portal der Herz-Jesu-Kirche
St. Veronica with Jesus's face on a cloth

Signature

(tympanon). H. Mo
(doors) guss schmäke d.dorf

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Germany
  • Bible story
  • Bronze door
  • Christ (Good Shepherd)
  • Jesus
  • Moos, Helmut
  • Portal
  • Schmäke Kunstgießerei (Düsseldorf), Herbert
  • Veronica, St.
  • Location (N 50°39'37" - E 6°47'27")

    Item Code: denw617; Photograph: 10 April 2017
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