Tag Archives: Statues


Ethnography: The Statue of St Joseph

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The statue of St Joseph which is placed in the parish church for the feast of St Joseph the Worker on the 1st of May, was sculptured in wood in 1906 by the Italian Firm Ghezzi of Milan. The statue … Continue reading


Ethnography: The Crucifixion

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The Crucifixion, or as it is commonly referred to as the Large Statue, is actually the largest statuary group from the set of the Good Friday statues representing the Passion of Jesus Christ, at the Zejtun Parish Church. This statuary … Continue reading


Public Interview with Vince Abela

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On Thursday 29th March at the Zejtun Parish Church, Wirt iż-Żejtun has organised its annual activity linked to the Holy Week traditions and religious celebrations. This year the event consisted of a public interview with the Zejtun born artisan and … Continue reading