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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 22 January 2018
John M
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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 28 February 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 22 January 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 28 February 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 25 May 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 9 February 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 20 November 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 12 August 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
27 July 2016|
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Response from Jennifer M |
Hi JoJoParlin, Sunday Masses in English are at 10 AM
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