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St. Mary Magdalene

 
 
St. Mary Magdalene Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, February 15, 2019
1. St. Mary Magdalene Marker
Inscription.  
First Witness to the Resurrection
Artist: John Collier
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Mary Magdalene honors those who perished in the airplanes that crashed into Towers One and Two: the passengers and the pilots and flight attendants who served then, as well as all the volunteers who came to serve at Ground Zero after the event. This statue also honors those who have come here to mourn their beloved dead, especially those who do not even have the small consolation of having recovered their remains.
 
Location. 40° 42.754′ N, 74° 0.572′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Barclay Street and Church Street, on the left when traveling east on Barclay Street. The marker is one of four in a series at Old St. Peter's Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Joseph (here, next to this marker); St. Peter's Free School (here, next to this marker); Pierre Toussaint (here, next to this marker); Old St. Peter’s Church
St. Mary Magdalene image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, February 15, 2019
2. St. Mary Magdalene
(here, next to this marker); In Memory of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seaton (here, next to this marker); 9/11 Cross (a few steps from this marker); St. Florian (a few steps from this marker); St. Michael the Archangel (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionDisasters
 
The new home of the 9/11 Catholic Memorial at St. Peter's Church image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, February 15, 2019
3. The new home of the 9/11 Catholic Memorial at St. Peter's Church
Old St. Peter's Church image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, February 15, 2019
4. Old St. Peter's Church
St. Mary Madelene is second from the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 23, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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