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The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

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Beautiful building - beautiful service

We attended the 10 o’clock mass which included a full choir. It was nice to see the church nearly... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2019
Venture465502
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Princeton, Minnesota
via mobile
Great community, very friendly and kind.

Me and my family were staying in a hotel across the street, so, we decided to attend mass, the... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Sam2007E
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 11 February 2019

I had a very bad experience here. My girlfriend and I were thinking of becoming Catholic and attended RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation​ for Adults) classes here for several months. But, after devoting several months of our time the classes were canceled because they weren't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rob E
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

We attended the 10 o’clock mass which included a full choir. It was nice to see the church nearly full and everyone was so friendly and welcoming. The altar area is just breathtaking! It is only three blocks from MARTA transit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Venture465502
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Me and my family were staying in a hotel across the street, so, we decided to attend mass, the priest was very kind to us when we asked a few questions. I highly recommend this church, and even more if you want to become parishioner.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sam2007E
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

I wanted to stop in and see the decor and how the mass was ran. I liked the older style mass too. I would certainly recommend stopping in and snapping some pictures because it is a unique piece of history.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LukeG841
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I'd passed by this church several times in my attempt to get the cheapest parking available. When I saw two women attempting to get pictures in front of the church, I decided to take a closer look. It's not like you can miss it: similar...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Brianimated
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Walked from my hotel to the Basilica and see that it's exterior is under renovation. No surprise though since it was built in 1880 and still lovely. Reading its history, I found that it was built from bricks, not customary at the time, usually churches...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful basilica, nice and welcoming. Enjoyed the service, just a block away from our hotel. The current preist is polish and had a dry sense of humor.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank drmcw
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Good location in the Downtown area (ten minute walk from the Hilton Atlanta). Beautiful, and well maintained interior. Offering 7:00 mass weekday mornings.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank paxvobiscum
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I attended DragonCon this past weekend in Atlanta, and had the great fortune to attend Mass at Sacred Heart. This basilica is breathtaking ... the parishioners are welcoming ... and I was thrilled to hear the choir singing in Latin. More than that, I was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Debra Lynn T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We attending the Saturday evening mass here while vacationing in Atlanta and it seems to be the closest if you are staying downtown. It was an easy walk from Centennial Park. The church is old fashioned and beautiful and very welcoming.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SusanVM
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