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Sacral object of Čabar

The town of Čabar boasts monuments of great cultural value dispersed across the entire area. In the town of Čabar area there are many sacral buildings such as the parish church of St Anthony of Padua, the Our Lady of Sveta Gora sanctuary and the Our Lady of Seven Sorrows Church in Kozji Vrh, just to mention a few.

SACRAL OBJECT
Our lady of Sveta Gora Sanctuary

Our Lady of the Holy Mountain (Sveta Gora) Sanctuary is the most famous Marian sanctuary in the Primorje-Gorski kotar county after Trsat. It is located on a steep hill 975 meters above the sea level. There is an asphalt side road connecting the sanctuary with the main road at a point between Mali Lug and Smrečje.

OUR LADY OF SVETA GORA SANCTUARY
Church of st. Anthony of padua in Čabar

Throughout the centuries, since 1727 to the present, there have been many interior works, installations of new altars and their consecrations. There is a precious altar painting featuring St Anthony of Padua, the work of Walentin Metzinger, a famous Slovenian painter, dating from 1758.

CHURCH OF ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA IN ČABAR
 
Our lady of Seven sorrows Church

Our lady of seven sorrows church is located several kilometers from the village of Prezid on a hilltop which also bears the popular name of Sorrowful Hilltop. It was built in 1851 and acquiered its present-day appearance around 1900. Originally there stood a small chapel upon which now stands the altar with the statue of Mary of Seven Sorrows. There is an allegedly healing spring under the chapel and in the front stands a crucifix donated by the emmigrants to the USA in 1903.

OUR LADY OF SEVEN SORROWS CHURCH
Fotogalery sacral object of Čabar
Parishes:
  • the parish of St. Hermagor and Fortunat - Gerovo

  • the parish of St. Anton of Padua - Čabar

  • the parish of St. Leonard Abbot - Hrib

  • the parish of Holy Trinity - Plešce

  • the parish of St. Andria - Tršće

  • the parish of St. Vid - Prezid

PARISHES
The parish churches are:
  • St. Leonard Abbot in Hrib and the sanctuary of Holy Mother of Carmel on Sveta Gora (Holy Mountain)

  • St. Hermagor and Fortunat in Gerovo

  • St. Andria in Tršće, St. Vid in Prezid

  • St. Anton of Padua in Čabar

  • The Holy Trinity in Plešca

PARISH CHURCHES
Small churches:
  • St. Anna in Mali Lug, Visitation of Holy Mary in Ravnice

  • Sv. Rok in Gerovo, Holy Mother of Snow in Lividraga

  • Holy Mother of Sadness in Kozji Vrh

  • St. John the Baptist in Sokoli

  • St. Peter and Paul in Kranjci

SMALL CHURCHES
 
Chapels:
  • St. John Undisturbed and The Cross Family in Čabar

  • two new built chapels in Mandli and Kamenski Hrib

  • remains of the chapel of St. Stephen in Vode.

  • chapel of St. John the Baptist in Tropeti

  • two in Zamost

  • in Plešce

  • in Potok

CHAPELS
 
 
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