OOSI Sculpture

St. Ignatius of Loyola

1997 / Larry Griffis / University Heights

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Saint Ignatius kneels on his right knee extending his left hand to present his sword. His shield lies in front of his right knee. This is symbolic of Saint Ignatius giving up his life as a soldier to turn to a life devoted to God. He is dressed in military garb including a helmut with facial protection which is up on the top of his head.

Location: In quad in front of St. Francis Chapel, 20700 North Park Blvd.

County

: Cuyahoga

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Citation

: Larry Griffis, “St. Ignatius of Loyola,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed October 17, 2018, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/908.

Dublin Core

Title

St. Ignatius of Loyola

Description

Saint Ignatius kneels on his right knee extending his left hand to present his sword. His shield lies in front of his right knee. This is symbolic of Saint Ignatius giving up his life as a soldier to turn to a life devoted to God. He is dressed in military garb including a helmut with facial protection which is up on the top of his head.

Creator

Date

1997

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Site

In quad in front of St. Francis Chapel

Location Street

20700 North Park Blvd.

Installation Date

01/01/1998

Creation Date

01/01/1997