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Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika

Four Saints: Luke, Peter, Paul and Veronica


1896

Kevelaer /  Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika

Description

Four statues of saints at the facade of a house built in 1896.

Kevelaer - Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika
St. Lukas / St. Luke one of the four Evangelists. His attribute is an ox or bull, usually having wings (Wikipedia).
Kevelaer - Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika
St. Petrus / St. Peter (possibly died AD 67), apostle, first pope; patron saint of locksmiths and confessors. Usually holding the keys to the Kingdom of Heaven in his hand (Wikipedia)
Kevelaer - Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika
St. Paulus / St. Paul the Apostle, (c. 5 - c. 67 ), persecuted the early followers of Jesus before switching sides and seeking to join them. He was instrumental in creating the Christian Church. He is the protector of tent-makers, theologians and the ecclesiastical press and is depicted with a sword. (Wikipedia).
Kevelaer - Vier Heiligen: Lukas, Petrus, Paulus und Veronika
St. Veronika / St. Veronica, Jerusalem woman gave Jesus her veil to wipe his forehead (Wikipedia).

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Location (N 51°35'3" - E 6°14'46")

Item Code: denw768; Photograph: 15 June 2019
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