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St Josephs Catholic Cathedral

Gulu, Gulu, Uganda
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Spirituality

This great cathedral built in the 1910s sheltered many people during the bad times of northern... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
StVeronicaClinic
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Gulu, Uganda
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So beautiful

The church was locked when we arrived but we found an office where a man offered to let us in. So... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
NashDad
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 Jan 2018
“Spirituality”
22 Mar 2017
“So beautiful ”
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Gulu, Gulu, Uganda
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This great cathedral built in the 1910s sheltered many people during the bad times of northern Uganda war. A dimple on the western wall close to the roof tells a tale of difficult times when an RPG hit it. Two bishops corpses well preserved lay...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The church was locked when we arrived but we found an office where a man offered to let us in. So glad we took the time to visit!

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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Went by after work with some friends. Found a nun to let us in and it was so beautiful! Very different from other churches in Gulu.

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

St.Joseph's cathedral is beautiful and very rich in History. I have prayed in the Cathedral for over 8 years when in Gulu and was always mesmerized by its grandiosity and beauty. It has played an important role during the war to protect civilians and children....More

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

One of the largest churches in Uganda. The architecture and history are worth the trip. Try to go on Sunday so you can see the mural on the ceiling inside as well as the two Bishops that are preserved in the church. Very interesting place...More

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