Moeder van Altijddurende Bijstand
The shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in the church of Our Lady in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The icon was brought to Amsterdam from Rome in the late 19th century.
A copy of the icon of Our Lady of the Snows in Markt Rettenbach, Bavaria.
Eglise Notre Dame du Mont Carmel
A vintage photograph of the interior of the church of the Discalced Carmelite monastery located on the slopes of Mount Carmel, Israel. It is dedicated to Our Lady Star of the Sea.
Religious hermits have lived on Mount Carmel since the 12th century, in imitation of the prophet Elijah. In the 13th century the patriarch of Jerusalem approved their written rule of live, which marked the beginning of the Order of the Brothers of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, better known as the Carmelites.
The shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Sorrento, Italy.
A vintage postcard of the altar in the basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary in Pompeii, Italy.
A vintage postcard of the chapel of the Nicopeia Madonna in the basilica of San Marco, Venice.
The high altar in the baroque pilgrimage church of Hafnerberg, Austria.
The Lady altar in the church of St Joseph in Achterveld, the Netherlands.
The altar of Our Lady of Ostra Brama in the chapel of St Anne in Gdansk, Poland. The original icon is venerated in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania.
A vintage postcard of the altar inside the sanctuary of the Madonna Pellegrina in Verderio, Italy.
The altar in the Franciscan church in Salzburg, Austria.
Virgen del Perpertuo Socorro
The altar of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in the parish church of Almoradi, Spain.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help is the patroness of Almoradi. The annual fiesta in honour of Mary is celebrated at the end of June with special Masses, a procession and festive events.