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St. Joseph's Oratory, Montreal, Quebec

 
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added on the 29th of August, 2010
St. Joseph's Oratory has been founded by Brother Andre, a man considered to be a humble, modern-day miracle maker at the beginning of the 20th century.

The church can be found on a hill near Montreal and is truly an amazing sight. Many pilgrims and tourists come to visit the place, which holds healing powers, some say.

Though one the largest churches in Canada, the inside of the building doesn't hold so much for everyday traveler. It has much more significance to a devoted Catholic than to a simple man, being a place of worship and belief. Apart from that it IS an attraction to visit.

Address:
3800 Chemin Queen Mary, Montreal, QC H3V 1A7, Canada

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sun: 10:00 - 17:00

On the web:
http://www.saint-joseph.org

 
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