Sunday, May 21, 2006
Stained Glass: Mare de Déu de Montserrat Church
While celebrating my daughter's First Communion I took some pictures of the stained glass work at Mare de Déu de Montserrat Church near Hospital de Sant Pau. It is a small building and not different from many others but I have always liked religious art. My father used to take me to churches when I was a child not to pray, but to admire the beauty of the place. So I guess cathedrals, altars, organs or stained glass remind me of both my childhood and my father.
See Mare de Déu de Montserrat Church Stained Glass Picture on a Google Earth Map
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