Cyril and Methodius – brother saints

My last stop on the one-day tour of painted churches took me to Saints Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Dubina. I’d never heard of these saints at all until the end of November, when a rambling drive led us to this cemetery near Buckholts, Texas. (Dubina and Buckholts are a hundred miles apart – by Texas standards that makes them “close together.”)

But, anyway, here’s a view of the back of the church looking across to the adjacent cemetery.

Saints Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church
Dubina, Texas
photographed 1.12.2018

PS – In the next couple of weeks, I’ll be visiting another Cyril-and-Methodius church! Suddenly those guys are just everywhere.

Posted on February 13, 2018, in Photography and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 17 Comments.

  1. Yes, they’re everywhere, including my home town of Corpus Christi. I remember thinking as a child what curious names Cyril and Methodius were.

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  2. Where’s that? It’s beautiful. I’ve got to be in Johnson City at 3 on the 24th so I have some wandering time built in…

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  3. I left CC 50 years ago and I think the last time I was there was 10 years ago and I’m vegetarian, so I’m afraid I’m not much help. The city is a shabby shell of what it used to be, though the bayfront area can sometimes still be nice.

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  4. Melinda, no, it’s not my photo. The church is the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Google that and Panna Maria and you’ll find plenty.

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  5. My flickr stream:
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/pitmanra/
    Right now I’m doing documentary photography so you might have to go back a little ways to find anything even potentially interesting.

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  6. Hi Melinda,
    We toured the Painted Churches a few years ago. Beautiful is not enough to describe.

    If you are going to Corpus, Here are two really good places to eat in Downtown at the bay front – Railroad Seafood Station 1214 N Chaparral St, and Harrison’s Landing 108 Peoples St # T-HEAD

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