Inside St. Philomena Church, Molokai, Hawaii 1980

Childs, Iraphne R. (1980) Inside St. Philomena Church, Molokai, Hawaii 1980. [Image]

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St. Philomena Catholic church at Kalawao on the north shore of Molokai, just east of Kalaupapa, is the church where the Belgian missionary priest Father Damien de Veuster served and is buried. Father Damien moved to Molokai in 1873 to assist and care for leprosy patients exiled to Kalaupapa peninsula. This image shows the main altar inside the church.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: churches
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:02
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:38
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
United States of AmericaHawaiiMolokaiKalawao
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