Karen Lucas, Artist
Medium: Cast Bronze
Description: Figure of Father Damien. Recognized for his ministry and his selfless services for the Hansen’s Disease in the Kingdom of Hawaii from 1873 to 1889. During his time he built houses, roads, hospitals, the Philomena Church and provided the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of the community. He, himself, succumbed to the disease.
Location: Saint Philomena Church, Kalaupapa