Venice

Church of Santa Maria della Salute on the Grand Canal 048

Santa Maria della Salute-in 1630, a 3rd of Venice's 150,000 citizens were killed by plague. The Venetian Senate offered to God: "Stop the plague & we'll build a church to honor Virgin Mary" - It stopped & the Venetians kept the promise to God building it where the Grand Canal merged with St. Mark's Basin

Santa Maria della Salute-in 1630, a 3rd of Venice’s 150,000 citizens were killed by plague. The Venetian Senate offered to God: “Stop the plague & we’ll build a church to honor Virgin Mary” – It stopped & the Venetians kept the promise to God building it where the Grand Canal merged with St. Mark’s Basin

Church of Santa Maria della Salute – in 1630 a 3rd of Venice’s 150,000 citizens had been killed by the plague, the Venetian Senate made an offer to God: “Stop the plague and we’ll build a church to honor the Virgin Mary” – The plague stopped and the Venetians kept their promise to God by giving the Virgin Prime Real Estate where the Grand Canal merged with St. Mark’s Basin

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