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Statua di San Francesco e il lupo

Statue Cinque Terre, Italy

The Man and the Beast Statua di San Francesco e il lupo

During your trip to the Cinque Terre, between the Capuchin monastery and the Torre Aurora, you can admire the beautiful statue of St. Francis overlooking the sea. A moving Bronze statue depicting St. Francis with his faithful wolf. According to tradition, the Wolf of Gubbio was terrorizing the town of Gubbio, killing and eating many livestock and even a few of the townspeople. Saint Francis was able to tame the wolf and stop the killing through his love of animals and all of God's creation.

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Monterosso
Salita San Cristoforo, 19016 Monterosso al Mare SP, Italy

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