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In the Catholic Churchthe veneration of Mary, mother of Jesusencompasses various Marian devotions which include prayer, pious acts, visual arts, poetry, and music devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The term " Mariolatry " is a Protestant pejorative label for perceived excessive Catholic devotion to Mary. Belief in the incarnation of God the Son through Mary is the basis for calling her the Mother of Godwhich was declared a dogma at the Council of Ephesus in
In the Catholic Churcha consecrated virgin has been consecrated by the church to a life of perpetual virginity as an exclusive spouse of Christ. Consecrated virgins are consecrated by the diocesan bishop according to the approved liturgical rite. The consecrated virgins are to spend their time in works of penance and mercy, in apostolic activity and in prayer, according to their state of life and spiritual gifts.
Father D. De Ceumynck, an immigrant from Belgium, served as the church's first priest. In a new church was built and the older building was then used as the school.
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Two-bay single-storey sacristy addition to chancel west having pitched natural slate roof with ashlar limestone chimneystack to the west gable end. Modern single-bay single-storey flat-roofed additions to the west and north elevations of sacristy. Single-bay gable-fronted porches to the gable ends of transepts north and south. Pitched natural slate roofs with carved limestone cross finials to gable apexes of transepts.
The church, which was built inwas designed by prominent Texas church architect Leo M. Dielmann designed the red brick church in the Gothic Revival style. The interior of the church was painted by Ferdinand Stockert and Hermann Kern in
Together with the red Trinity Church in front of the theater, this imposing red-brick building in pseudo-Gothic style, with a high tower and ogival windows, creates a very beautiful, harmonious in its own way architectural ensemble. The Catholic church was built inon the means of the military of the Polish-Lithuanian troops, exiled to Vladimir by the tsarist government that is why the people call the church "Polish"as well as the inhabitants of the city of the Catholic faith. The Catholic parish of Vladimir at that time numbered more than people.