Church Of Madonna di Costantinopoli

PROTECTOR OF THE CITY

According to Tradition The Church was built around 1583 following the discovery in the sea of the statue of the Madonna . In 1612 the church was composed by a confessional and a small space used for the burial of the sailors ; only ate a later time it was increased with the bell tower , the ‘ altar , the presbytery made of  marble and a statue ” . The image has been always considered the protector of the city , revered by mariners , fishermen and sailors . Nowadays, the ” Madonna of Constantinople ” is celebrated on July 24 with a picturesque procession through the city streets and on boat with a Long and devoted entourage.

stellamaris
porto costantinopoli mare
costantinopoli agropoli
borgo storico
inteno chiesa costantinopoli
costantinopoli pescatori
porta costantinopoli
agropoli vecchio
matrimonio chiesa costantinopoli
wedding groom bride
chiesa borgo agropoli
portale agropoli vecchio

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