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Madonna della Catena

Holy Mary of “the Chains” (della Catena) broke the chains of three wrongly condemned prisoners in Palermo in 1390. The chains were later found in the church of Santa Maria del Porto. This statue is in Assumption Cemetery in Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York.

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