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The Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament at Covent Garden in London

Photo of the Day | published on 06/06/18

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Photo of the Day: June 6, 2018

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On Sunday, June 3, Cardinal Vincent Nichols raised the Church of Corpus Christi to the title of Shrine. The church, built in mid 1800s, was intended to be a place of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in the center of Covent Garden in London, a purpose that it faithfully carried out for almost 150 years. The church is now celebrated as the Eucharistic Shrine of the Diocese.

Mass and a Eucharistic procession were carried out in celebration of the occasion, led by Cardinal Nichols.

Photograph by Marcin Mazur | © Mazur/

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