Monday’s Monument: Violata Pax, Montgomery, Alabama

Monday’s Monument: Violata Pax, Montgomery, Alabama

The Violata Pax (Wounded Peace) Dove symbolizes beauty and peace, sorrow and tragedy. Where you stand determines what you see. The sculpture was originally commissioned as part of a post-earthquake renovation project for the Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi in...
Monday’s Monument: 12 Stones, Selma, Alabama

Monday’s Monument: 12 Stones, Selma, Alabama

“When your children shall ask you in time to come, saying, what mean these twelve stones, then you shall tell them how you made it over.” Joshua 4: 21-22 The verse inscribed on this stone monument near the Edmund Pettus Bridge refers the Israelites...