The cross was hung in the dim church

Cross and stained-glass window
Shot in Malacca, Malaysia
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The inside of the church was dim. And there was a cross innermost in the St. Francis Xavier's Church. The windows above Him were decorated with stained glasses.

This church was built to commemorate a deed of Francis Xavier who was a co-founder of the Society of Jesus. He was engaged in missionary work in Malacca for a period of time.

Francis Xavier is very famous in Japan because he delivered the Christian faith to Japan for the first time.

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PHOTO DATA

No

8530

Shooting Date

Dec 2008

Posted On

May 16, 2014

Modified On

January 16, 2020

Place

Malacca, Malaysia

Genre

Architectural Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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