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Kirchengebude Im Landkreis Weilheim-Schongau - Ehemalige Prmonstratenser-Stiftskirche St. Johannes D. T., Basilika St. Michael (English, German, Paperback) Loot Price: R276
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Kirchengebude Im Landkreis Weilheim-Schongau - Ehemalige Prmonstratenser-Stiftskirche St. Johannes D. T., Basilika St. Michael...
Kirchengebude Im Landkreis Weilheim-Schongau - Ehemalige Prmonstratenser-Stiftskirche St. Johannes D. T., Basilika St. Michael...

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Kirchengebude Im Landkreis Weilheim-Schongau - Ehemalige Prmonstratenser-Stiftskirche St. Johannes D. T., Basilika St. Michael (English, German, Paperback)

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Kapitel: Ehemalige Prmonstratenser-Stiftskirche St. Johannes D. T., Basilika St. Michael, Wallfahrtskirche Maria Aich, Wieskirche, Pfarrkirche St. Nikolaus, Kapelle St. Georg, Heuwinklkapelle, Pfarrkirche St. Georg, Filialkirche St. Georg, Wallfahrtskirche Mari Himmelfahrt, St. Ursula, Pfarrkirche St. Vitus, Wallfahrtskirche Mari Heimsuchung, St. Ulrich. Aus Wikipedia. Nicht dargestellt. Auszug: The Pilgrimage Church of Wies (German: ) is an oval rococo church, designed in the late 1740s by Dominikus Zimmermann, who for the last eleven years of his life lived nearby. It is located in the foothills of the Alps, in the municipality of Steingaden in the Weilheim-Schongau district, Bavaria, Germany. In 1738, tears were seen on a dilapidated wooden figure of the Scourged Saviour. This miracle resulted in a pilgrimage rush to see the sculpture. In 1740, a small chapel was built to house the statue but it was soon realized that the building would be too small for the number of pilgrims it attracted, and so Steingaden Abbey decided to commission a separate shrine. Many who have prayed in front of the statue of Jesus on the altar, have claimed that people have been miraculously cured of their diseases, which has made this church even more of a pilgrimage site. Construction took place between 1745 and 1754, and the interior was decorated with frescoes and with stuccowork in the tradition of the Wessobrunner School. "Everything was done throughout the church to make the supernatural visible. Sculpture and murals combined to unleash the divine in visible form". There is a popular belief that the Bavarian government planned to sell or demolish the rococo masterpiece during the secularization of Bavaria at the beginning of the 19th century, and that only protests from the local farmers saved it from destruction. Available sources however document that the responsible state commission clearly advocated the continuation of Wies as a pilgr...http://booksllc.net/?l=de

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Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2010
First published: July 2010
Editors: Bucher Gruppe
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 64
ISBN-13: 978-1-159-09071-5
Barcode: 9781159090715
Languages: English • German
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-159-09071-8

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