Archive For The “Hudson” Category

Union City – Holy Family

By | April 19, 2012

This Gothic Revival building was opened in 1887. It is constructed from local Palisade Bluestone with brownstone trim.  

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Union City – Saint Anthony

By | April 19, 2012

Like many churches that have an Italian heritage, Saint Anthony’s church follows the Lombard style of Romanesque. The light brick and limestone trim create a “Banding” that is common to this style. Above the entrance is a statue of the patron in Carrara marble.

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Kearny – Saint Cecilia

By | April 18, 2012

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Kearny – Our Lady of Sorrows

By | April 18, 2012

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Jersey City – Our Lady of Victories

By | April 18, 2012

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Jersey City – Our Lady of Mount Carmel

By | April 18, 2012

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Union City – Saint Augustine

By | March 17, 2012

For an excellent professional analysis of this striking church see the website of the International Working Party for the Documentation and Conservation of Buildings, Sites, and Neighborhoods of the Modern Movement (docomomo_us). http://www.docomomo-us.org/register/fiche/st_augustine_roman_catholic_church Arthur Rigolo was the architect of the acclaimed St. Philips’s Church in Clifton, featured in Time magazine in 1955, as well as […]

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Union City – Saint Joseph

By | March 17, 2012

St. Joseph’s Parish was merged with St. Michael’s Parish in 1983.  

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Union City – Saint Rocco

By | March 17, 2012

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West New York – Our Lady of Libera (Madonna della Libera)

By | March 17, 2012

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