Sunday, August 30, 2009

Penrose Park

The Church © 2009 Peek into My World

 
Penrose Park is a beautiful place situated in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales (in Australia). It is home to the Pauline Fathers. I still remember way back in 1992, when the Pauline Fathers had a humble small private chapel and monastery.
  
Stained Glass Window 1 © 2009 Peek into My World
  
One Sunday in Winter of 1993, we attended a mass in the chapel and afterwards, the priests invited us to have some coffee in the kitchen. It makes you realized life can be simple.
  
The Altar © 2009 Peek into My World
  
In mid-1994, thanks to the wonderful response of pilgrims who come to Penrose Park in large numbers, a beautiful church was built. The property grounds is also host to international chapels.  
      
Stained Glass Window 2 © 2009 Peek into My World

Its been over two years since we last visited and so today, we decided to take a trip to visit and attend Mass. 
  
Angel © 2009 Peek into My World

We love coming to Penrose Park because it is a sanctuary of peace for us.

International Chapels © 2009 Peek into My World

3 comments:

Michele said...

WOW! Loving the pictures! I can see why it is a sanctuary of peace, absolutely beautiful! Thank you for sharing!
~Michele from By Your Side

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