Shrine of Our Lady of the Hens

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Shrine of Saint Mary the Crowned of Mount Carmel

Commonly known as:
  • Shrine of the Madonna delle Galline
  • Shrine of the Madonna of the Hens
  • Shrine of Our Lady of the Hens
Santuario di Santa Maria Incoronata del Carmine detta delle Galline
Santuario Madonna delle Galline.JPG
Façade of the shrine
Religion
AffiliationCatholic Church
DistrictDiocese of Nocera Inferiore-Sarno
ProvinceArchdiocese of Salerno-Campagna-Acerno
RegionCampania
RiteRoman Rite
FestivalFeast of Our Lady of the Hens
Ecclesiastical or organisational statusShrine
PatronOur Lady of the Hens
Year consecrated1615
StatusActive
Location
LocationPagani, Campania, Italy
Geographic coordinates40°44′27″N 14°37′08″E / 40.740825°N 14.618820000000028°E / 40.740825; 14.618820000000028Coordinates: 40°44′27″N 14°37′08″E / 40.740825°N 14.618820000000028°E / 40.740825; 14.618820000000028
Architecture
TypeChurch
StyleBaroque
Groundbreaking1610
Completed1615 ca.
Direction of façadeEast

The Shrine of Saint Mary the Crowned of Mount Carmel (Italian: Santuario di Santa Maria Incoronata del Carmine), commonly known as Shrine of Our Lady of the Hens (Italian: Santuario della Madonna delle Galline), is a Roman Catholic Marian shrine located in Pagani, Campania. It annually hosts the homonymous feast.

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External links[edit]

  • "OUR LADY OF THE HENS!". Clutha Leader. 7 (368). Balcutha. 29 October 1880. p. 7. Archived from the original on 2009. Retrieved 16 June 2016 – via Papers Past (National Library of New Zealand).
  • "Thomas Mary Fusco (1831-1891)". The Holy See. Retrieved 16 June 2016.