Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora da piedade, Barbacena

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  • Colonial Baroque style, very beautiful, I loved the place. City of roses, near tiradentes and são João del rey.
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  • Very beautiful church, beautiful chandeliers and very well cared for. The altar is beautiful too. The church lies in the Centre of the city, imposing and cozy.
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  • I the family went to a wedding of a friend in this church, and found wonderful. Magnificent finishes, true works of art. Very well cared for and cleans, brightens any ceremony.
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  • The story of the building of the current Marian shrine of Nossa Senhora da Piedade, former array of Barbacena, is closely intertwined with the life and the emergence of the city of roses, because when your around arose the "Camp of the new Church of Nossa Senhora da Piedade da Borda do Campo" , also called Arraial or parish da Borda do Campo or Arraial of the new Church of Campolide. The choice of the land – "the new Church" – If gave the 19 August 1726, the first pastoral visit of Dom Frei Antônio de Guadalupe. "The parishioners had already resolved to build your church, ' in place appropriate, proportionate and grandeur decency due ', because they are small chapels and the registry, as well as in private land.". A simple wooden cross painted the place where later was built the fortress of Faith. This was in the day 09 December 1743 during the Pe paroquiato. MADD Pond with a wooden cross and started on the same date the construction of the temple with the appropriate licenses of Bishop Dom Frei João da Cruz. The temple was designed by the military architect and master Portuguese José Fernandes Pinto Alpoim and was blessed and delivered to the cult by the EP. Antônio Pereira Henriques, then Vicar, authorized by the first bishop of Mariana Dom Frei Manoel da Cruz, by provision of 15 November 1748. The transfer of the registered office of the parish the chapel of the Pillar (Old Record) for the new Church, though unfinished, has occurred to the 27 of November of the same year. At this time came from Portugal the preciosa image of the patroness who occupies the throne of the altar and that all enchants for beauty and expression of pain. In the year 1749 was founded the brotherhood of the Holy Sacrament which gave continuity to the works and acquired for valuable sacred objects array of silver and several images. The finishing works continued until 1764, the year of your conclusion. Two great prelates of our Archdiocese dignificaram Moreover this temple: Archbishop Oscar de Oliveira who dedicated and consecrated the altar of the array in the day September 15 1968, and your successor, Archbishop Luciano Pedro Mendes de Almeida, on the occasion of the 250 years of the permanent transfer of the seat of the parish for the new Church (matrix) and the enthronement, on your inside the venerable image of the Patroness, elevated to the dignity of Sanctuary. Tumbled by IPHAN.
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  • The Church is very beautiful on the outside, and the interior is acceptably enjoyable too. Worth a second visit at night, lighting effect. And the entire square in front is very nice, day or night.
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  • Beautiful church, the night has a good lighting
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