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Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross

We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you because by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world.   The Stations initially had elaborate frames around them.   Holy Family’s Stations of the Cross are being refurbished and repainted. They are sculptures recessed into the walls of the nave. In Holy Family’s earliest years, the stations were set inside elaborate frames made to look like the three high altars. The frames were made of scagliola, the same material as the altars. Scagliola … Read entire article »

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The Rector’s Report: Summer 2013

The Rector’s Report: Summer 2013

Dear People of Holy Family Cathedral: At the recent meeting of your Parish Council, May 21, 2013, the discussion was reached to move ahead with the next step in the restoration of the Cathedral. While this phase will never be seen, it will be felt. As you may know the Cathedral has never been insulated. I guess with gas prices what they were in 1914 this just was not a consideration. However it has always been … Read entire article »

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