Photos from Your Vault: Basilica of St. Josephat
Photos from the Vault

Photos from Your Vault: Basilica of St. Josephat

The Basilica of St. Josaphat was built in 1901 and was designed by architect Erhard Brielmaier, and features one of the largest copper domes in the world. St. Josaphat’s congregation outgrew their original location and in 1896 Pastor Wilhelm Grutza commissioned Brielmaier to design a new building. The plans intentionally resembled St. Peter’s Basilica in … Continue reading