Basilica of St Joseph Proto-Cathedral, Bardstown

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The Basilica of Saint Joseph Proto-Cathedral is a Catholic parish church at 310 West Stephen Foster Avenue in Bardstown, Kentucky. It is the original cathedral of the present Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville, originally erected as the Diocese of Bardstown — "proto-cathedral" means the former cathedral of a see that has transferred or moved. During its years as a cathedral, the pastor was Benedict Joseph Flaget, the first bishop of Bardstown.
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  • We stopped in to view art, and was asked to join in the stations of the cross by the priest. We were made to feel very welcome 
    We stopped in to view art, and was asked to join in the stations of the cross by the priest. We were made to feel very welcome  more »
  • Loved being able to go to Mass here. It is a very beautiful cathedral and the people were very welcoming, So happy to be able to worship in such a beautiful place. 
    Loved being able to go to Mass here. It is a very beautiful cathedral and the people were very welcoming, So happy to be able to worship in such a beautiful place.  more »
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  • The priest was great and had gluten-free hosts available upon request. The church is beautiful.
  • Beautiful church and great service. Fr. Terry is awesome.

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