Czarna Brama z posągami świętego
The Black Gate with saint's statues
Gate of the churchyard surmounted by three baroque statues of Jesuit saints:
(click on the photo for an enlargement in a separate window.)
- Święty Filip Neri / Saint Philip Neri.
(Firenze 1515 - Roma 1595), known as Apostle of Rome, founder of the "Congregation of the Oratory"
- Święty Ignacy Loyola / Saint Ignatius of Loyola.
(1491-1556), Spanish knight from a Basque noble family, hermit, priest since 1537, and theologian, founded the Society of Jesus and was its first Superior General
- Święty Franciszek Ksawery / Saint Francis Xavier.
(Javier, Navarra 1506 - São João Island, China, 1552), pioneering Roman Catholic missionary, co-founder of the Society of Jesus
Sources & Information
Location (N 50°26'16" - E 16°39'9")
Item Code: plds028; Photograph: 3 September 2012
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