"St. Joseph's Oratory (Oratoire St-Joseph)" Saint Joseph?s Oratory of Mount Royal Tip by sunnywong

  Oratoire St-Joseph, Montreal, Quebec
by sunnywong

St. Joseph's Oratory, a huge domed church perched high on a ridge of Mont-Royal, is the largest shrine in the world dedicated to the earthly father of Jesus.

The oratory dome is one of the biggest in the world, and the church has a magnificent setting. High on the mountain beside the main church is a beautiful garden, commemorating the Passion of Christ with life-size representations of the 14 traditional Stations of the Cross.

Address: 3800 chemin Queen Mary
Directions: near Côte-des-Neiges Métro station.
Phone: 514/733-8211
Website: http://www.saint-joseph.org/en

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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