Discover Saint Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal, located in Montréal, with this chapter taken from the Ulysses Guide to Spiritual and Religious Journeys in Québec.
On this tour, you’ll discover one of Québec’s most visited holy places: Saint Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal (L'Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal). This important spiritual site is one of the province's national shrines. Each year, millions of pilgrims come here to pray and receive blessings. This spiritual jewel is also a must-see stop for lovers of history and sacred art and architecture. This visit will take you through the Oratory’s key areas and introduce you to Saint Brother André, the founder and driving force behind this church.
In full colour and lavishly illustrated with magnificent photos, this chapter includes a detailed description of this sacred site, as well as thematic sidebars for additional information. Practical details are also provided, including contact information, admission and opening hours.