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St. Francis Xavier Cathedral

West Hill Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Lovely Catholic Church

Instead of fighting the cruise paasengers all trying to get into the same stores; take a walk and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sloanrc
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Mass on Mother's Day

I went to Mass here last Sunday. They treated the moms with such special regard. We each received... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
John and Cathy G
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West Hill Street, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Instead of fighting the cruise paasengers all trying to get into the same stores; take a walk and see some of Nassau . This church is within walking distance of the pier . It is a new structure on a hilltop. The old, original church...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I went to Mass here last Sunday. They treated the moms with such special regard. We each received a carnation, a small cake and were called to the front of church, where we received a special blessing. Music ministry is incredible. The choir sounds like...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were married at this magnificent church this past Friday. We are from New York and wanted to have a destination wedding but still wanted to stay true to our religion and have a catholic ceremony. It is an absolutely breathtaking church,...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Attending Stations of the cross and Palm Sunday Mass. Very welcoming community. The Tabernacle is absolutely beautiful and the stain glass is unique

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

A friendly parish in close proximity to the cruise ship port. Taxi services available to and from Mass from most hotels. If on vacation without a suit, no problem, Saturday services are more casual anyways.

1  Thank KF-K216
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

We ran into this church as we perused the streets of Nassau. I'm not sure if it was the first church on the island or the first Catholic church on the island. Either way, it's a must see! The original building was locked, but a...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Passing by, we entered to pray. It was a week day. very nice accomodations. Felt peace as expected. Very different from catholic churches in Brazil

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

My husband and I attended this Cathedral yesterday for the 11 a.m. Mass. It was very moving. I especially enjoyed the choir and MOST OF ALL, the female soloist ~ extremely talented. As she sang, I got goosebumps, it was so beautiful!!! I loved seeing...More

Thank John and Cathy G
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We were not here on a Sunday so we missed the opportunity to attend a mass which other reviewers stated was excellent. We loved the old building door ways and tiles so we wandered around the grounds and absorbed the love the parishioners have tended...More

Thank jazzydays
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Amen,amen!! If you are looking for a church to attend mass....go! I attended on Corpus Christi! Parish was having First Holy Communion. What a true blessing to see all the young boys and girls receive Jesus for the first time! The priest/pastor sermon was enlightening...More

1  Thank Louise A
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