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Maria

Our Lady of Mary is the patron saint of the Catholic church and the whole Catholic Christianity, as well as from Bavaria and Lausanne, the innkeepers, cooks, furriers, cloth makers, potters, boatmen, gingerbread bakers, silk workers and vinegar brewer, It helps against thunderstorm and lightning and in every need. Many centuries ago, as "Our Lady", she became the most coveted patron saint of the winegrower at the Rhine in the German growing areas middle Rhine. Rheingau and Rheinhessen chosen and worshiped as a grape madonna. It is at the top of everyone there wine saints and enjoys the special trust of the winegrowers. In addition to the main memorial day of January 1, she has over 20 additional days of honor throughout the year and every month. The picture shows the middle of the vineyards above the Frankish Wine growing community Volkach an der Mainschleife Reclining Catholic pilgrimage church "Maria im Weingarten" (GL Kirchberg) in the late Gothic style.

St. Mary Our Lady with Child - Pilgrimage Church of Mary in the wine list near Volkach

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