Eglise Saint Hippolyte Reviews
Dirigée par l'architecte Jules-Godefroy Astruc, la construction de style néo-gothique de cette église s'est étalée de 1909 à 1924. Cet édifice a été implanté sur un terrain offert par le constructeur ... more »Led by the architect Jules Godefroy Astruc, neo-Gothic style of this church construction spanned from 1909 to 1924. This building has been established on land donated by Hippolyte Panhard carmaker, whose tribute to her name. Under the porch, you can admire the eardrum, a fresco of Henri Marret. Inside: the many stained glass windows, the chapel of the Virgin with its mosaics of Girard in 1911 and his wooden statue of "Our Lady of all Nations sell" of Dominique Kaeppelin in 1990, the bas-reliefs of Jacques Martin, the mosaics of the choir, the table of "La visitation"in the small choir separated from a glass wall and the organ of Gallery in 1910. A nice visit. Come by metro, station "Door de Choisy". Just next to this church, to his right in the driveway, is the our Lady of China Church has really nothing exceptional, modern and without interest. Make y a passage, you will see that two modern statues...
Cette église chrétienne se situe au n° 27 avenue de Choisy , au milieu des tours qui longent le boulevard Masséna et l'avenue de Choisy , dans le 13 ème arrondissement . Cette église date pour sa prem... more »This Christian Church is located at no. 27 avenue de Choisy, in the middle of the towers that line the boulevard Massena and Choisy avenue, in the 13th arrondissement. This church dates to his first building at the time where the area is very popular with workers working in factories and plants in the area by 1900. The Church is open in 1909 and the architect chose the Gothic Revival style with ashlars and meulieres on the front. The tower is square with sloping roof, and today it is completely crushed by the great tower of 30 floors right next door; This gives this set a friendly air in this world of concrete. It is a place of entertainment and sharing that honors this parish, with a rather mixed population. Next door is an annex, our Lady of China, created to meet the need of worship of the large Asian community in this neighborhood. The parish organizes many activities aimed at all audiences; The name of Saint Hippolyte comes from what the land of implantation of the Church was transferred by Hippolyte Panhard, boss of the plants on this neighborhood at the time of the industrial boom. The original church which includes a chorus and 4 spans turns out to be too small and in 1924 it was enlarged with 3 extra spans and sides down, that we see today. The nave is of style neo Gothic, with pillars to marquee decorated with carved foliage. The polychrome stained-glass windows, representative of the Saints are very well crafted. The apse is decorated with 5 mosaics "Girard" located in height, beauty and a picture of the French school of the 17 th century representing the Visitation of the Virgin, which is located in the "small choir". Finally, the low relief are distributed in the nave, representing the life of Saint Hippolyte. It is open daily from 8: 00 to 20: 00 the Church is accessible by the metro station "Door de Choisy" line no. 7 and the station of the same name on the T3a belt tram
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Saturday Hour 18-Holy Mass and a full church of the faithful of different ages. Rare view even in more religious countries. Common Prayer and focus.
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