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Beautiful (pewless) church

Like all churches on Kiribati, Sacred Heart is pewless. The locals prefer sitting on the cool Lino... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Taste2travel
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Sydney, Australia
Catholic church needs to invest

This church has a sad unfinish look about it these days, like most of the churches on Tarawa. Money... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2016
Nat P
,
Magnetic Island, Australia
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9 May 2017
“Beautiful (pewless) church”
24 Nov 2016
“Catholic church needs to invest”
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| South Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Like all churches on Kiribati, Sacred Heart is pewless. The locals prefer sitting on the cool Lino floors. The lack of furniture gives the churches on the island a feeling of openness and space... wonderful.

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Reviewed 25 November 2016

This church has a sad unfinish look about it these days, like most of the churches on Tarawa. Money no longer seems to used on the beauty of these buidlings. Unlike chatholic churches across the globe they have a tired look about them, with paint...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Like most churches on the island, the Sacred Heart Cathedral is located adjacent to the main road at Teaoraereke so you won't miss it when roaming by bike, car, bus, etc.! It is managed by the Roman Catholic Church on the island and is situated...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

I had the privilege of attending a service where the doors were open and the young people danced to the alter - it was just beautiful and worth going to a service irrespective of your faith.

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