Advertisement
ex. Game, Music, Video, Photography

St. Joseph’s Cathedral all set for Midnight Mass

Hanoi's resplendent St. Joseph's Cathedral is ready to host its most important, sacred celebration – the Midnight Mass – welcoming the birth of Jesus Christ.

Ngày đăng: 20 tháng 3, 2021
Cập nhật: 30 tháng 11, 2021
Lượt xem: 17103024
Nguồn: vnexpress

Advertisement
Hanoi's resplendent St. Joseph's Cathedral is ready to host its most important, sacred celebration – the Midnight Mass – welcoming the birth of Jesus Christ.

Hanoi's resplendent St. Joseph's Cathedral is ready to host its most important, sacred celebration – the Midnight Mass – welcoming the birth of Jesus Christ.

The cathedral on Nha Chung Street in Hoan Kiem District is the oldest church in the capital city and a popular tourist attraction. Construction of the cathedral was begun the French colonial regime in the late 1800s.It adopts Gothic Revival style to simulate Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.Named after the patron saint of Indochina, it is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese.It is elaborately built and decorated before every Christmas.

The cathedral on Nha Chung Street in downtown Hoan Kiem District is one of the oldest churches in the capital city and a popular tourist attraction.

Its construction commenced in the late 1800s, the French colonial time.It adopts Gothic Revival style to simulate Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.Named after the patron saint of Indochina, it is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese.It is elaborately built and decorated before every Christmas.

The nativity scene in a manger built in real life dimensions.  

The nativity scene in a manger built in real life dimensions.

One of the two Christmas i in the alter area, on the chancel.

One of the two Christmas trees in the alter area, on the chancel.

Five large Advent candles stand next to the nativity scene. Each of the four shorter candles represents a Sunday that precedes Christmas whilst the tallest candle in the middle is lit on Christmas Day to celebrate Jesus’s birth*.

Five large Advent candles stand next to the nativity scene.Each of the four shorter candles represents a Sunday before Christmas while the tallest candle in the middle is lit on Christmas Day to commemorate the birth of Jesus.

The church choir rehearses carols and hymns for Christmas Eve.

The church choir rehearses carols and hymns for Christmas Eve.

Catholics pray at the altar ahead of the holiday.

Catholics pray at the altar ahead of the holiday.

- 6

In front of the cathedral, lit wreaths surround the metal fence that guards the statue of Mary, mother of Jesus.

A 25-meter tall Christmas Tree outside the church glitters at every night.

A 25-meter tall Christmas Tree outside the church glitters at every night.

All the trees in the quad surrounding the cathedral are decorated with star-shaped lanterns and light strings.

All the trees in the quad surrounding the cathedral are decorated with star-shaped lanterns and light strings.

The cathedral draws thousands of visitors, locals and foreigners during the Christmas season.

The cathedral draws thousands of visitors, locals and foreigners during the Christmas season.


Từ vựng liên quan

Advertisement

Tin tức liên quan

 Vietnam’s biggest gold mining company fails to strike gold
business 31/05/2021

Vietnam’s biggest gold mining company fails to strike gold

companies | 214112961

Bong Mieu, Vietnam’s biggest gold mining company, should be declared bankrupt, its long-standing creditors have voted.

Advertisement
 Philippine Congress approves Duterte
world 17/03/2021

Philippine Congress approves Duterte's bid to extend martial law in south

world | 70329408

The extension would mark the longest period of martial law since the 1970s era of late strongman Ferdinand Marco.

 Scotland willing to help Vietnam develop wind power
news 01/11/2021

Scotland willing to help Vietnam develop wind power

news | 350332942

Scotland supports Vietnam in developing renewable energy and is willing to share its wind power development experience, its first minister said.

Advertisement
 AFF announces schedule for 2020 tournament
sports 24/03/2021

AFF announces schedule for 2020 tournament

football | 86252972

The ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) has announced that the biennial 2020 AFF Cup will be played from April 11 to May 8 next year.

 Grey seals make rare appearance in southern Vietnam
news 30/03/2021

Grey seals make rare appearance in southern Vietnam

news | 157312972

The seals, which mainly live in cold parts of the world, seem to be taking a tropical break.

Advertisement
 Central Highlands town D’ran boasts peaceful pace of life
travel 24/03/2021

Central Highlands town D’ran boasts peaceful pace of life

places | 84462990

Unlike Da Lat, D’ran Town in Lam Dong Province is a lesser-known, more peaceful destination, offering visitors a slower pace of life.

 Fight off the cold with this menu of winter-warmers on the roof of Vietnam
travel 27/03/2021

Fight off the cold with this menu of winter-warmers on the roof of Vietnam

food | 111202972

Fresh salmon hotpot and BBQ heaven await as you dance through the clouds in Sa Pa.

Advertisement
 Deposed chief cuts stake in construction giant Coteccons
business 13/04/2021

Deposed chief cuts stake in construction giant Coteccons

companies | 186602963

Former chairman and founder of Coteccons, Nguyen Ba Duong, has reduced his stake in the construction giant by 1.5 percentage points after his recent resignation.

 Advantage Vietnam if World Cup qualifiers are delayed
sports 22/03/2021

Advantage Vietnam if World Cup qualifiers are delayed

football | 63542990

Vietnam stands to gain more than lose if the World Cup 2022 qualifier matches are postponed to 2021.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Chủ đề liên quan

Advertisement
Advertisement

Tin được xem nhiều nhất

 Vietnam among hardest hit by cryptomining attacks: security bulletin
news 22/03/2021

Vietnam among hardest hit by cryptomining attacks: security bulletin

news | 38153440

Vietnam is among nations hardest hit by cryptomining attacks this year, says Moscow-based multinational cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab.

Advertisement
 Vietnam lifts rice export ban
business 17/03/2021

Vietnam lifts rice export ban

economy | 329755

Vietnam has lifted its ban on rice exports with immediate effect, allowing 400,000 tonnes to be shipped this month.

 Online ethnic minority comedies no laughing matter
life 18/03/2021

Online ethnic minority comedies no laughing matter

trend | 95929721

Many Vietnamese YouTube channels have produced comedy videos portraying ethnic minority life through distorted facts and smutty jokes, causing community backlash.

Advertisement
 Hanoi relives historic, liberating moment
news 17/03/2021

Hanoi relives historic, liberating moment

news | 80629704

An exhibition in Hanoi goes back 64 years, when the French troops officially withdrew from Vietnam.

 A winsome foursome presents a ‘Happy Vietnam’
news 17/03/2021

A winsome foursome presents a ‘Happy Vietnam’

news | 1229678

Viet, Nam, Hanh and Phuc whose first names combine to mean "Happy Vietnam" are healthy quadruplets growing in the southern province of Dong Thap.

Advertisement
 Coteccons begins new chapter, hopefully, after resolving feud with shareholders
business 17/03/2021

Coteccons begins new chapter, hopefully, after resolving feud with shareholders

companies | 90329678

Coteccons will replace two board members with nominees of two major shareholders with whom the management has had a running battle since 2017.

 Lo Lo Chai: where time stands still
travel 20/03/2021

Lo Lo Chai: where time stands still

travel | 16763131

Lo Lo Chai is a village in the northern province of Ha Giang that has no modern construction.

Advertisement
 Four teen boys probed for gang rape of drunk girl
news 21/03/2021

Four teen boys probed for gang rape of drunk girl

news | 35373128

Four teenage boys in northern Vinh Phuc Province are being investigated for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.

 Five Vietnamese men caught for smuggling Chinese
news 18/03/2021

Five Vietnamese men caught for smuggling Chinese

news | 96729556

Three men in southern Tay Ninh Province and two in northern Lao Cai Province have been arrested for helping Chinese nationals illegally enter Vietnam.

Advertisement
 Golden rice season in northern Vietnam village Nam Hong
travel 17/03/2021

Golden rice season in northern Vietnam village Nam Hong

places | 529550

When fall begins towards the end of September and start of October, Nam Hong Village in Ha Giang Province radiates the amber hue of autumn.

Advertisement

Link Tài Trợ - Sponsored Links

Công Thức Vật Lý
Advertisement
Loading…