Archive For The “Bergen (P-W)” Category

Ridgewood – Our Lady of Mount Carmel

By | April 18, 2012

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Upper Saddle River – Presentation

By | March 17, 2012

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River Edge – Saint Peter the Apostle

By | January 22, 2012

Originally built as an “auditorium church” in 1952, Saint Peter’s has been transformed into a magnificent postmodern church building. Over the years there were a series of renovations but finally in 1999-2000, after an extensive renovation, a new church appeared. Anthony Genovese was the architect and designer of the “new” church that includes a new […]

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Ridgefield Park – Saint Francis of Assisi

By | January 22, 2012

The church is an example of the English Gothic style. It is built of Weymouth Seam and Rock Face granite from Weymouth, Massachusetts. The interior of the church is of simple yet stately design.

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Ridgefield – Saint Matthew

By | January 22, 2012

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Ramsey – Saint Paul

By | January 22, 2012

The architecture of this postmodern church has been described as “modified Gothic of contemporary design. The building, roughly cruciform, consists of a main center and angled side wings having the front of the main altar as the focal point of each wing. The octagonal tower to the left of the main entrance facade houses the […]

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Park Ridge – Our Lady of Mercy (St. Mary)

By | January 21, 2012

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Paramus – Our Lady of the Visitation

By | January 21, 2012

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Paramus – Annunciation

By | January 21, 2012

The church utilized the 1908 chapel of the House of Divine Providence that was destroyed by fire in 1925. The parish was originally planned to be called Resurrection by Archbishop Walsh. Shortly after becoming archbishop in 1953, Archbishop Boland changed the name to Annunciation. Profoundly devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary, Archbishop Boland wished to […]

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Palisades Park – Saint Michael

By | January 21, 2012

Built in a Classical revival style, this church’s designed is patterned on the design of the Church of Quo Vadis on the Appian Way in Rome.

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