Church of Santa Barbara - Valletta, Malta
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member holy-ghost
N 35° 53.820 E 014° 30.640
33S E 455840 N 3972634
Quick Description: The Church of Santa Barbara in Republic Street, Valletta.
Location: Malta
Date Posted: 8/18/2011 1:14:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMCB9R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
Views: 19

Long Description:
St Barbara’s Church is in Republic Street and was built in 1573 for the Knights of the Auberge of Provence, which is just across the road.
In 1739, in common with many of the earlier churches, it was rebuilt incorporating the sacristy of the original church. It is relatively small and austere.
In 1904 a statue of the Virgin Mary was placed in the facade of the church, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the proclamation of the Dogma of the Immaculate Conception.
It is the parish church for English, French and German speaking Maltese residents.


Actually, sunday mass services are held
in French at 10.00 AM
in German at 11.00 AM
in English at 12.00 Noon
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Dominant Architectural Style: Baroque

Archdiocese: Malta

Diocese: Malta

Republic Street
Valletta, Malta

Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Relvant Web Site: Not listed

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