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Eautiful modern cathedral

Simple from the outside but very impressive inside. Lovely statue of Mother Teressa outside and a... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Anthony S
Brisbane, Australia

I had a stop here was not thinking to go this way at all because of road work but had to see what... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on a sunny day, make sure you are wearing modest clothing. The stained glass windows were stunning. The depictions of Mother Theresa and Pope John Paul were touching.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Simple from the outside but very impressive inside. Lovely statue of Mother Teressa outside and a painting inside. Very bright and modern inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

I had a stop here was not thinking to go this way at all because of road work but had to see what is this. And then when I come closer I could of course see its a Church. The most interesting there was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

This new Catholic Church is very beautiful. It is definitely worth going inside as the design is modern and stunning. There are important links to Pope John Paul and Mother Theresa which are shown with unusual stained glass windows and statues.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Other than the nearby orthodox cathedral, the catholic community decided to go for a modern design in rebuilding their cathedral after the fall of communism. It is thus a modern design, both inside and outside. There isn´t particularly much to see inside, and it is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

A nice nun introduced us some history of this church when we visited there. There were some stain glass windows with well-known people. there is also a statue of Mother Theresa.

Date of experience: April 2018
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Again a church of which I hoped the interior would be better than the exterion but nope: nothing to look at.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Nicely built modern church, also with good history as the pope visited this during his first travel when he became the pope.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pauweldesmedt
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a lovely church with a commemoration of Mother Theresa. It is not old, but quite nice. There was a service going on in the evening when we were there.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Progenitor
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Looked after inside & out. The front patio was actually being cleaned during our visit to the cathedral. Perfectly peaceful, even being along side a busy road. Beautiful stain glass windows.

Date of experience: October 2017
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