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Apr 5, 2011 - Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church

The next of the Czech Painted Churches that we visited was the Sts. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Dubina, Texas. The first church on this site was built after the Civil War in 1877 but it was destroyed in a hurricane. This church was built on that site and was designed by the architect, Leo Dielmann. Apparently no one knows who painted this church, however, we do know that the walls were all white-washed in the 1950's. In the 1980's the church was restored to its former glory. It is a beautiful church but, unfortunately, they...

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