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Prohászka Ottokár emlékmű

Ottokár Prohászka Monument

(Nyitra / Nitra, Slovakia, 1858 - Budapest 1927)
Hungarian theologian and Bishop of Székesfehérvár, 1905-1927
(Wikipedia)
Ohmann Béla & Weichinger Károly
1943

Székesfehérvár /  Prohászka Ottokár emlékmű   Székesfehérvár /  Prohászka Ottokár emlékmű

Description

14.2 m high monument on a baston of the city wall. On top is a winged female with a cross and at in the lower part a relief portrait of Prohászka with inscription.

Székesfehérvár - Prohászka Ottokár emlékmű Székesfehérvár - Prohászka Ottokár emlékmű

Inscription(s)

OTTOKÁR·PÜSPÖK

·1858 + 1927

Bishop Ottokár

1858 - 1927

+azért jöttem +hogy
tüzet +hozzak a világra
+és mi mást +akarok
++mint hogy égjen++
I have come to
fire to the world
and what else I want
than to burn?

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Location (N 47°11'33" - E 18°24'39")

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Item Code: hufe015; Photograph: 8 September 2012
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