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Address: 143 Victoria Street St. Joseph's Church, Singapore 188020, Singapore
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An architectural marvel structured in the form of a Latin cross, you’ll...

An architectural marvel structured in the form of a Latin cross, you’ll enjoy the beautifully crafted stained glass windows here at St Joseph’s Church.

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Nice church in city centre

This iscthe R C cathedral in Singapore. It has a beautiful indoor viewing. It is also the only church in Singapore that has a Mass in Latin on Sunday. Forvtradional catholics who... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
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Thua Thien - Hue Province, Vietnam
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Thua Thien - Hue Province, Vietnam
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

This iscthe R C cathedral in Singapore. It has a beautiful indoor viewing. It is also the only church in Singapore that has a Mass in Latin on Sunday. Forvtradional catholics who like gregorian chant and prefer the latin mas this is an oportunity. Besides its interior is beautiful

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Take the time out to visit this place and admire both the inside and outside. It is quiet and peaceful and gets you away from all the busy streets around you.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Fr Ronan Murphy, during a brief stopover in Singapore, celebrated Mass on Sunday Oct 16, at St Joseph's Church. This was the 3 pm Latin Mass, and it was really inspiring to hear his homily. The following day, he celebrated the 6.30 pm Mass, giving another great homily. After Mass, he went on to deliver a one-hour talk on the... More 

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Thank PettRuss8
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

mass here was very special. an outstanding choir and musical program. the church is huge and beautiful inside. when I come to SG from SF for business, I usually arrive on the weekend just so I an attend service here if you're a visiting catholic, service here is highly recommended

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Thank BobbyK312
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Built by the Portuguese and one of two churches of the same name in Singapore. Gothic facade built in the 19th century. Peaceful and quiet. There was a funeral going on at the side.

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Singapore
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

The church of St Josephs is a Catholic Church located in Victoria Street. It was built between 1906-12 in Gothic Revival Style in the shape of a Latin cross. It replaced the church of Sao Jose which occupied the site previously, and was built by the Portuguese mission. This beautiful church has a low square tower and bell turret. St... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

As a catholic traveler, I often visit Catholic churches to have a silent moment in any city I travelled. In Singapore, in order to see beyond Singapore's busy city, we visited the grandour church and relied on it to be a silent place to pray. In the church, we will find many spots to pray with all Saints lined together,... More 

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Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Worth a quick visit if you are stopping by. There is a mass and from what i understood a daily rosary prayer. It isn't a touristic spot but nice to walk in and take pic of the statues

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We found this beautiful church in the middle of busy Bugis St. Just straight from Bugis junction you will see this stunning church waiting for you to come by.⛪️

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Thank Ches M
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

A place to see if you like Portuguese or European architecture churches. It has an open door policy and you can enter to admire its awesome interior and beautifully maintained statues of the saints. A lovely church. Do donate some money for the upkeep of the church if you so desire.

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