Luxembourg Village – St. Donatus, Iowa

Luxembourg Village - St. Donatus, Iowa - Luxembourg traditional architecture is based on stone construction, a technique introduced by the Romans. Whereas in the United States the Luxembourgers adopted the American way of building houses (frame … [Read more...]

Way of the Cross – St. Donatus, Iowa

Way of the Cross - St. Donatus, Iowa - The outdoor Way of the Cross is believed to be the first of its kind in the U.S., according to its brochure. Built in 1861 under the direction of the parish’s pastor, Rev. Michael Flammang, the 14 brick alcoves … [Read more...]