Wayside Shrine with Crucifix

Re-establish the tradition of erecting Catholic Wayside Shrines

Wayside Shrines

4193 E. Ore Branch Road, Bloomfield, IN  47424; (812) 384-3813

A perfect addition to home & church garden or walking path!
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Our shrines are made for durable outdoor use with Western Red Cedar well known for its weather and insect resistance.Wooden dowels are used to securely construct each shrine.

Made in Bloomfield Indiana, all of the rustic decorative features are carved into the wood, making the shrines unique and true works of Catholic art. Even the roof shingles are carved into the wood. Several styles and customization options are available.The shrines come fully assembled and ready to hang on a wall or wooden post. Mounting hardware, instructions, shrine care information are included. Custom shrines, both large and small, are also available for households and churches! Call for details.

Wegkreuz along a dirt pathFlurkreuz and gentleman

The tradition of erecting wayside shrines is a natural extension of our deep faith.  The tradition began in the earliest decades of the Church with the establishment of markers and small chapels to commemorate martyrs, often at the location of their faithful martyrdom.

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History of shrines