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A touch of local culture

This little church attracts overflow crowds for its Sunday Masses. The windows are all open and... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
514jerryg
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Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
felt comfortable with everyone smiling at us

very small church but beautiful the service was all in Spanish it brought back memories as the... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
Mary V
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Greenville, North Carolina
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May 5, 2018
“felt comfortable with everyone smiling at us”
Mar 7, 2018
“Sunday mass”
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

very small church but beautiful the service was all in Spanish it brought back memories as the Priest walked down the isle blessing everyone with Holy Water

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mary V
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Sunday mass is at 9am only. There is no 10:30 mass, as is posted on the sign outside. Mass is in Spanish. Arrive by 9:30 if you wish to come for communion.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank driftdiver1
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Went to Mass here at the end of April. Now I can't understand Spanish, but it was a great experience. I was welcomed with open arms. Great music. I was quite surprised with the amount of tourists that were attending Mass. Great people. If you...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Joe L
Reviewed April 19, 2017

This little church attracts overflow crowds for its Sunday Masses. The windows are all open and the outside crowd participates on the lawn. The Church is not particularly spectacular, but it has a quaint feel to it. I have enjoyed stopping by and watching the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank 514jerryg
Reviewed February 22, 2016

Boca Chica is a small place and there is not much to do except for resting on a beach or perhaps shopping. So why not to pop in a tiny local church? It dominates the main square and gives an atmosphere of a village community...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Svatava K
Reviewed December 22, 2015

Great little Catholic church in Boca Chica. This is an oasis for the hardworking local population to flock to amongst an environment of poverty, prostitution and drugs. There are many good local people in this town and this is the place to see them. All...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank Joe L
Reviewed August 25, 2014

As though I almost cannot understand Spanish, the Sunday mess is worth visiting to listen their Sunday hymnes and to see decent local people who really like it when foreigners visit their little church. At the end of the mess, the priest invites all foreigners...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank Iamtrissko
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