Pic Of The Day #287

Assumption Church (Photo/Ellen Wentworth)

4 responses to “Pic Of The Day #287

  1. Joyce Barnhart

    An angle we seldom see. Looks very European.

  2. Richard Fogel

    quite an abundance of crucifix . Interesting as to why they called for so many.

    • To atop each spire, reaching Heavenward, one must imagine, also, each supports a lightning rod, I believe. But primarily, the aesthetics remind us of our sum and summit while here on earth plus there’s certainly no mistaking what takes place under those rooflines…and where we can go to find solace in our day.

  3. Michael Calise

    An angle seldom photographed. Built in the late 1800’s by Italian and Irish immigrants who mortgaged their homes to finance it’s construction From. the very first service, a funeral mass for the pastor who oversaw its construction it has been the centerpiece of thousand of Westport families