Sunday, March 1, 2015

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Last weekend we visited a cathedral on Beach Road across from the harbor in downtown Apia.  It is the most beautiful Catholic church on the island of Samoa.  We were amazed by the artistry and craftsmanship and thought we'd share some of our pictures

From the back of the cathedral

Detailed woodwork in the ceiling

Stained glass above the pipe organ in the back 

Dome - the picture depicts a traditional Samoan fale (house)
Cathedral from outside

Lots of stained glass

Sister Spencer and Angela talking to one of the parishioners