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Fourteen bronze sculptures set on black granite outside a number of Melbourne’s historic churches, with each sculpture depicting part of the story of Jesus as He travels on His way to His crucifixion and eventually to the resurrection.
The sculptures link the churches together in a walk that the churches make together on Good Friday staring from St Francis Church. The sculptures depict Jesus’ way to the Cross, and two have memorial plaques on them.
The sculptures are : -
1 . The Last Supper
2 . Jesus in Gethsemane
3 . Jesus before the council
4 . Jesus before Pilate
5 . Jesus whipped and crowned
6 . Jesus takes up his cross
7 . Simon helps Jesus
8 . Jesus speaks to the women of Jerusalem
9 . Jesus nailed to the cross
10. Jesus and the good thief
11. Jesus speaks to Mary and the beloved disciple
12. Jesus dies
13. Jesus is buried
14. Jesus is raised to life
|Address:||Lonsdale & Elizabeth Streets, St Francis Church, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.81207|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Designer:||Anna Meszaros|