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Beautiful church

I have been a Catholic my entire life (72 years) and have never been in a more beautiful Catholic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Newark, Ohio
Irish Festival

THe church was hosting an Irish Festival with many authentic Irish food choices and entertainment... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a Catholic my entire life (72 years) and have never been in a more beautiful Catholic church. Absolutely breath-taking. Spotlessly clean. Wonderful Sunday mass. Short, yet wonderful homily that got the point across very well. Priest seemed to a very gentle and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amichip
Reviewed 17 September 2018

THe church was hosting an Irish Festival with many authentic Irish food choices and entertainment. Young Irish step dancers and other musicians performed for the crowd. We toured the church sanctuary which is beautiful. It is home to an exquisite, life-like Stations of The Cross...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 433vickif
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Very historic church with the most unique Stations of the Cross (made in Germany). Church is well kept and has a waiting list for wedding ceremonies because of its beauty and elegance. Many parish families will tell you stories about the church if you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joeisle17
Reviewed 28 August 2018

One of the oldest Roman Catholic churches in Erie. At one time it was the cathedral. Probably best know for its ornate life sized stations of the cross and magnificent pipe organ. Almost destroyed by fire at one time, has been recently restored. Review by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank redhawk4t1
Reviewed 1 August 2018

St. Patrick's Church is one of the finest churches in the Diocese of Erie and its not just because its building is beautiful. Yes. The building is breathtaking with its white walls, life-sized Stations of the Cross, and ornate stained-glass windows. More importantly, the church...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gmoney221
Reviewed 18 June 2018

St Patrick Church is spectacular to see. The rich history, including a fire that nearly destroyed it, is very interesting. The recently restored, one of a kind life-size Stations of the Cross are not to be missed. Along with the magnificent pipe organ and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

If you want to feel like you are truly in a place of worship, this is the place. The frescos and statues are magificent

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dwb13golf
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Really wanted to see the church and Stations of the Cross. However, even though my husband and I arrived at the church when it was open (based on the hours posted on the door), we could not get in. We even went to the ramp...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lori L
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a Catholic Church, but it must be seen by everyone. The stations of the cross are breath taking, and among the most beautiful in the world. Come visit, and enjoy the peace and tranquility you will feel as you look around and absorb...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bertsdave1
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The wood carvings are one of only two in the world, gorgeous, worth a visit! Wonderful history here.

Date of experience: October 2017
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