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West Orange – Our Lady of Lourdes

By | April 15, 2012

The church is distinguished by a monumental mosaic of Our Lady’s apparition at Lourdes set on the sanctuary wall. The stained glass windows are interesting in that they chronicle the history of the Catholic Church in the United States. they include Columbus Landing in the “New World” – 1492 The North American Martyrs – 1646-1649 […]

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West Orange – Saint Joseph

By | April 15, 2012

The site for this delightful country church was donated by Mrs. Josephine M. Schweinler in memory of her husband, Charles. Mrs. Schweinler also donated the cost of the building. The design of the church was influenced by Mrs. Schweinler. The building is of frame construction, the outside walls and roof shingled. Above the altar is […]

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