Quebec-7572 - Wow, what a canopy!

Related Images

Course canoe sur St Laurent Quebec City Sanctuary Quebec Quebec Houses on the water — Natashquan Quebec Quebec-7186 - Smile :-) Québec 1968 Quebec-00629 - Organ Quebec-00640 - Disciples DSC08648 - Old Quebec DSC08644 - Old Quebec Quebec City Quebec-00644 - Disciples Vignes Île Orléans Québec .. Quebec city .. Quebec-7119 - Waiting.... Tons of Snow mais où est donc passé le soleil ??? DSC00214 - Quebec

License: Creative Commons - Attribution-Share Alike
Author: Dennis Jarvis
The Notre-Dame de Quebec parish is the oldest parish in North America. Even though the Notre-Dame de Quebec basilica-cathedral has been twice destroyed by fire over the centuries, it has always been reconstructed on the site of the original church, which was built in 1647. The décor of the present-day cathedrale is simply astonishing. The sanctuary will amaze you with its gold-plated baldaquin, main altar and episcopal canopy. There are also magnificent stained-glass windows, paintings and the Sanctuary lamp that was a gift from Louis XIV. Being the seat of the bishop within the Quebec Diocese, there are former bishops of the diocese, as well as four governors of Quebec intombed in the crypt. There is also a chapel consecrated to François de Laval, the first bishop of Quebec. Quebec City, Quebec, Canada


Select Image Size
Square 75X75 View Download
Large Square 150X150 View Download
Thumbnail 66X100 View Download
Small 159X240 View Download
Small 320 213X320 View Download
Small 400 266X400 View Download
Medium 332X500 View Download
Medium 640 425X640 View Download
Medium 800 531X800 View Download
Large 680X1024 View Download
Large 1600 1063X1600 View Download
Large 2048 1360X2048 View Download
X-Large 3K 2040X3072 View Download
X-Large 4K 2720X4096 View Download
Original 2848X4288 View Download