“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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
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.
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.
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); Site of Cokesbury Chapel (about 500 feet away); Bud Scott (about 700 feet away); Intersection of Washington and South Union streets (about 700 feet away); The First Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
More about this marker.
Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
May 27, 2017
2. Bishops' Prayer Garden Marker
Located in the Bishops Prayer Garden between the Cathedral and Rectory.
Categories. Churches & Religion
Credits. This page was last revised on March 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2018.
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