The bronze scu;pture, Martyred, was a gift to Christ Church Norcross on December 23, 1993 from Jack and Carol Brocksmith. It is 1 out of 18 that were made.
A. Thomas Schomberg is a world-renowned sculptor who resides in Colorado. In the 1970s, Schomberg focused on sculpting sporting figures, with boxing being one of his specialities. He made the Rocky statue, which was used in the movie, Rocky III. the sculpture is an expression of triumph over adversity, and it has become one of the most recognizable pieces of artwork in the world.