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Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bishops' Prayer Garden

 
 
Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
1. Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker
Inscription.  
In 2012, the Diocese of Jackson celebrates the 175th anniversary of its founding by Pope Gregory XVI. The Bishop's Prayer Garden, located on the old catholic burial ground, is dedicated in this year to the seven deceased Bishops of Natchez who shepherded the State of Mississippi in the Roman Catholic faith.
 
Erected 2012.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 31° 33.516′ N, 91° 24.091′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on South Union Street north of Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 South Union Street, Natchez MS 39120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary's Cathedral (a few steps from this marker); Immaculate Conception Shrine c. 1846 (a few steps from this marker); Intersection of Main and South Union Streets (within shouting distance of this marker); This Cannon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
2. Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker
Lambert-Taylor House (about 300 feet away); Intersection of Main and South Commerce streets (about 400 feet away); Site of Cokesbury Chapel (about 500 feet away); Bud Scott (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
More about this marker. Located in the Bishops Prayer Garden between the Cathedral and Rectory.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2018.
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