Sunday, 3 February 2013

Cathedrals in the Caribbean/Antilles - Part II

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Photo by Aldwyn Sin PangThe Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception which is located at Marine Square in Port of Spain is currently under renovation, however the photo shows the "Cathedral" which we all grew up with.

The photo below was published in the Catholic News - Update Cathedral Restoration work at July 29, 2012. see the link for Additional Information
Renovations at Cathedral
In a letter to the Archdiocese by His Grace, Archbishop  Edward Gilbert,  dated June 20, 2010 the  various aspects of updates which would be provided on the project was covered.  "Initiating the Financing process" covered the methods by which contributions can be made to the project.

Our Lady of Perptual Help - San Fernando
Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Help"It is to be noted that with the cathedral in Port of Spain now closed for repairs, the Chair of the Archbishop has to be relocated to San Fernando, making Our Lady of Perpetual Help the pro-cathedral in the south."

source: "Catholic News - San Fernando- a parish with a wealth of history.

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