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Capela Nossa Senhora da Penha de Franca

Rua Penha de Franca, Funchal, Madeira 9000-014, Portugal
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Find Faith in a special place, but mind your head!

This Catholic Chapel is a must for those who still love their faith! This ancient chapel in the... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
macansan
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
spiritually uplifting

I visited this quaint parish in 2014 for Christmas with my great Aunt with athritis in her legs... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2017
Ejiscool
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Jan 22, 2018
“Find Faith in a special place, but mind your head!”
Feb 27, 2017
“spiritually uplifting”
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Rua Penha de Franca, Funchal, Madeira 9000-014, Portugal
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

This Catholic Chapel is a must for those who still love their faith! This ancient chapel in the past, was a shrine to Our Lady and attracted pigrims from all over the world to its tiny enclave. Mass on Sunday Morning at 10.am in English...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2017

I visited this quaint parish in 2014 for Christmas with my great Aunt with athritis in her legs. She was so happy to greet the priest who could understand her culture, and he has been well-traveled. This is a church for couples with young children....More

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Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Standing impressively overlooking Funchal is the church after mounting the long set of steps you enter an impressive beautiful church. Free to enter and no over the top collection box. The tiles statues and altar are impressive worth the struggle up.

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Reviewed February 9, 2016

A welcome opportunity to share with locals and travellers with a calm spirit in an inspiring place. A chance to share fellowship and stories

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Reviewed November 20, 2015

Madeira is beautiful. Visit the stadium where Cristiano Ronaldo started his soccer life at age 5. Visit the volcano that now is home to thousands.Visit the mercado where you won't leave hungry. They give you samples of all the fabulous fruits that you know or...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2015

I was accompanying a friend to Sunday Mass during our short stay in Funchal I have been to many masses at home and abroad but have to say the true meaning to faith and community was every so evident in this small but beautiful gathering....More

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JoJoParlin
July 27, 2016|
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Hi JoJoParlin, Sunday Masses in English are at 10 AM
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