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The church of Alsószölnök celebrating 200 years of service

20151216-alsoz-001The parish community celebrated the church’s 200 years anniversary in Alsószölnök on the 13th of December.  Dr. András Veres bishop of Szombathely celebrated the Holy Mass on this occasion. The German and Slovenian speaking community has given a concert on this important day.

Bishop Veres emphasized in his speech that the village should be proud of its church. We have to gain force from the fact that our ancestors have confessed their faith even in the most difficult times and attended the church and prayed within these walls. We shall not let the churches to become empty.