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photoblog image Druskininkai - Church of St Mary of the Scapular

Druskininkai - Church of St Mary of the Scapular

Druskininkai - Church of St Mary of the Scapular



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A nicely-framed church...
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Larry.
the twigs have parted just about enough to offer a view of the church, Tom
Tom Wilson: Yes - getting any kind of pic was a problem with all the trees around - when they are in leaf it will be well nigh impossible!
  • Ray
  • Not in United States
  • 3 May 2017, 05:37
Cripes, Tom...do all religious garments get a Saint named after them?
Tom Wilson: No good asking me, Ray - I'm a confirmed heathen smile
Very nice point of view!
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Elizabeth.
The way you've presented it, Tom, makes it very inviting.
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Ginnie
  • Chris
  • England
  • 3 May 2017, 06:46
Very different architecture to what we're used to Tom
Tom Wilson: It is rather, isn't it?
  • Lisl
  • Bath, England
  • 3 May 2017, 06:47
And I bet it is open all day, unlike so many of our locked Churches
Tom Wilson: Most of the day, I think - it was locked the first time I tried.
It has a little of the 'rocket ship' look about it Tom.
Tom Wilson: It certainly does!
I read on the old net that Mary traditional is shown wearing a brown scapular. The colour of this building looks a bit brown too
Tom Wilson: I had to look it up too!
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 3 May 2017, 11:58
Lovely frame and leading lines in this picture.
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Louis.
I think it was cold enough to give you the shivers.
Tom Wilson: It was not exactly a beautiful spring day! smile
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 3 May 2017, 13:27
a beautiful brickstone church - I have to google the word "Scapular".
Tom Wilson: I, too, had to look it up - a curious idea to associate the saint with an item of clothing, I thought!
belle eglise!! amitiés
Tom Wilson: Merci, Jean Pierre!
A lovely looking church although that tree, front right, seems to be out of place just there.
Tom Wilson: Mmm - it was a difficult one to shoot with trees everywhere!
it's a beautiful church Tom and i love your composition through the trees....petersmile
Tom Wilson: Thanks, Peter.

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