Saints Augustin & Saint Fidele Catholic Church in La Goulette. A small church that would seat 150 Tunisians or 100 Americans. There's a Mass in English and French every day of the week.

From the church bulletin...

"The first church was a small wooden structure that Fr Angelo Pianelli apostolic visitor of the Capuchin fathers bought from a Sicilian in 1836. The first stone of the present building was laid in May the 9th 1848. Monsignor Fedele Sutter, exprovincial of the Bologna Capuchins, was then the first apostolic vicar of Tunis. The work, bell-tower and bells included was completed in 1879.

"The church is dedicated to Saint Augustine ancient bishop of Carthage, and to Saint Fidelis, patron of Mgr. Fedele Sutter. It is a warm and charming meeting pint for the multiple devotions of a very heterogeneous community. Along the walls and the side altars the visitor will find a statue of the Sacred Heart, and several representations of Mary, Our Lady of Lourdes; O.L. of Trapani; O.L. of Mount Carmel; O.L. of Pino (a painting); as well as a fresco, in the ceiling, showing the Coronation of Our Lady. Several saints are also represented: the status of Saint Anthony of Padova, Saint Joeseph, Saint Jeanne d'Arc, Saint Augustine, Saint Rita and Saint Theresa; and the paintings of Saint Joeseph and of Saint Vincent of Paul. The paintings around the altar shows Saint Jeanne d'Arc, Saints Augustine and Fidelis, Saint George, and two scenes of Jesus' life: with the scribes in the temple and on the shore of Lake Galilee. The Ascension above the main altar, was added in the fifties. Above the tribune at the back of the church, a fresco represents the Last Supper."



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