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The Living Rosary: A Beautiful Day for A Beautiful Prayer

Mr. Belvedere, I presume

Do you remember that rather forgettable TV sitcom? 

Anyhow, in architecture it's a term for a structure in the form of a turret or other vantage point designed to incorporate a view. Although we won't be able to access the turret from the choir loft...only our Trumpeting Angel will be allowed outside, the entry stairs do give a beautiful view of the courtyard and the prayer garden. There has also been a delightful southern breeze all through the summer which can be enjoyed from the front steps.

Main Entry stairs with belvedere
Eastern facade of South transept. The foil insulation shows the niche for one of the Ward Avenue statues
Mirror image statue niche on the North side of the building.