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The Journey Home – 2013-09-09 – Paulette Adams – Former Christian Church Disciples of Christ

Starting the 17th season of The Journey Home- Former Christian Church Disciples of Christ Minister Paulette Adams discusses with Marcus her journey home to t…

03b St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03b St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03l St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03l St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03c St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03c St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03r St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03r St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03s St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03s St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03n St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03n St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03e St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03e St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03f St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03f St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…

03p St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)

03p St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church – 621 W Adams Blvd (E)
Roman Church
Image by Kansas Sebastian
National Register Historic District Approved.
Los Angeles Historic Cultural Munument No. 90, July 11, 1971
__________

St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1925
621 W Adams Blvd
Albert C Martin, Sr

The story goes that Edward L Doheny was Episcopalian and his wife Estelle Doheny was Roman Catholic. Mrs. Doheny sponsored the building of St Vincent de Paul’s Cathedral on the Norhwest corner of Adams and Figueroa across from her husband’s church. About this time Mr. Doheny’s congregation (numbering about 2,000) had outgrown the old 1894 building. So, not be outdone by his wife, Mr. Doheny sponsored the bulding of a new Episcopal cathedral on the opposite Southeast corner. Both were consecrated in 1925. Whether this romantic story is true is unknown. What is true, is that St John’s is as richly appointed inside as St Vincent’s is magnificient on the outside. Both cathedrals are built in traditional styles and complement each other beautifully.

St Vincent de Paul’s was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, with accents in the Spanish (via Mexico) Churrigueresque. The interior is understated elegance, and the ceiling was decorated by John B Smeraldi. The fourty-five foot diameter dome is covered by brighly covered tiles. It was the second Roman Catholic church to be consecrated in Los Angeles.

Wikipedia: St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Vincent_de_Paul_Church_(Los_Ang…