- Saint Rocco Protector
Saint Rocco Protector
Saint Rocco is generally chosen as a protector against plague, and the villagers are the peasants invoked him in support against the disease in domestic animals and natural disasters, while in the wine-growing regions he was invoked in support against phylloxera. The Franciscans and the Capuchins greatly expanded Worship of this saint. The newer time brought further update patronage of St. Rocco, therefore today some believers consider him the patron of AIDS. St. Rocco, who is popularly revered as a protector against plague and other infectious diseases (cholera in the 19th century), is well a protector for diseases of the leg, arm and wounds on the body.
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Duga ulica, Vinkovci 32100
45.289061, 018.798330 (45°17’20.6″N, 018°47’54.0″E)
GPS coordinates: 45.289061, 018.798330 (45°17’20.6″N, 018°47’54.0″E)
Address: Duga ulica, Vinkovci 32100
Monument Protector St. Rocco is located in Duga street in the city center near the Monastry of St Anthony.
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Spomenika Zaštitnik sv. Rok koji se nalazi u Dugoj ulici u centru grada, u blizini je Samostana svetog Antuna. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Spomeniku Zaštitnik sv. Rok koji se nalazi u Dugoj ulici u centru grada, u blizini je Samostana svetog Antuna. Hvala!
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