Huntsville, Alabama: Black Simon Helps Suffering Jesus

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Address:
College Drive, Huntsville, AL
Directions:
In the center of the quad of Oakwood University, just south of College Drive.
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Black Simon Helps Jesus.

Black Simon Helps Suffering Jesus

Simon of Cyrene, depicted in bronze as a black man, lends a helping hand to an exhausted Jesus on his way to his crucifixion.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/09/2013]

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Black Simon Helps Suffering Jesus

Access to campus is currently limited, due to Covid-19.

[M Lange, 02/03/2021]

Black Simon helps Jesus.

Black Simon Helps Suffering Jesus

What a beautiful August day on the campus of Oakwood University. The Black Simon Helps Suffering Jesus sculpture is a must-see if in Huntsville for a visit.

[Buffet 2010, 08/13/2018]

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