St. John the Evangelist RC Church - Table of Contents

St. John the Evangelist RC Church
2319 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY

Built:

1930-1931

Architect:

Carl Schmill & Sons

Style:

Italian Romanesque Revival

Status:

Closed by the RC Diocese in 2009


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Cornerstone

St. Matthew the Evangelist icon

St. John the Evangelist icon

St. Luke the Evangelist icon

Twisted columns

Terra cotta tile roof

Rinceau

Ohio sandstone

Waterleaves decorating capital

Rose window

Statue of St. John the Evangelist

The eagle is an icon of St. John the Evangelist (Apostle)

Statue of St. John the Evangelist

Romanesque window

Carved lion head is icon of St. Mark the Evangelist

Ohio sandstone


Special thanks to the St. John the Evangelist RC Church Administrator, Rev. Msgr. Fred Voorhes, for his cooperation
Photos and their arrangement © 2009 Chuck LaChiusa
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