Shrine of St. Joseph - Yarnell, Arizona
Posted by: unimoggers
N 34° 13.614 W 112° 45.120
12S E 338628 N 3788702
Quick Description: These stations are in a stunning mountain setting. Enjoy the pictures!
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 12/30/2008 9:00:01 PM
Waymark Code: WM5F6R
From their website:
A visit to the Shrine starts at the foot of St. Joseph, the patron saint of Happy Homes. The statue depicts Joseph returning home from his work. Still carrying some of his tools, he has lifted the Holy Child into his arms. Through his fine example of faithfulness and devotion to those in his care as head of the Holy Family in Nazareth, St. Joseph is the perfect model for all parents. The Shrine stands as an appeal to all people to promote spiritual peace, harmony and love in their own homes. Beyond the statue of St. Joseph, a beautiful rustic path beckons you to walk with Jesus through His last days on earth.
Cross, which memorializes His last hours, from His condemnation to death to His placement in the tomb. As each station you gain a better understanding of the great sacrifice He made for all mankind.
The pilgrimage begins at the table of His Last Supper, where He spent His last joyful moments. Up the path, pause to reflect on His agony in the Garden of Gethsemane. Follow His footsteps along the Way of the
Finally, rejoice at the inspiring bronze sculpture of the Risen Savior, a beautiful reminder that our Lord did, indeed, rise from the dead and lives on in each of us forever.
Materials: bronze, wood, cement (?)
Web Site: http://www.stjoseph-shrine.org/
Artist: Not listed
Date: Not listed
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