Via delle Felci 1-3, Valdragone
(Parco del Centro Mariano)
San Giuseppe e Gesù
Saint Joseph and 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 as carpenter with Jesus as a boy.
Il Santuario Cuore Immacolato di Maria / The Shrine of the Immaculate Heart of Maria
The Marian Center in Valdragone is a place for spiritual exercises, retreats and pilgrimages. The center includes the Marian Shrine, the House for Spiritual Exercises (Casa di Spiritualità San Giuseppe), and the Monastery of the Clarisse, set in a large park. The Center is built between 1965 and 1968.
- Santuario del Cuore Immacolato di Maria, Website.
- Casa di Spiritualità San Giuseppe, Website.
- Unknown artist. Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Location (N 43°56'33" - E 12°27'23")
Item Code: sm45; Photograph: 11 May 2017
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt