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Church of St Francis Xavier’s, Malacca, Malaysia

By on June 13, 2015 in Malaysia

Church of St Francis Xavier’s, 12, Jalan Banda Kaba, 75000 Malacca, Melaka, Malaysia is another example of colonial architecture in Malacca.

The church was built by Father Farvé, in 1856, in honour of St. Francis Xavier. The site was originally contained an old Portuguese church. The church was at one time the largest church built by the Paris Foreign Missionary in the Malay Peninsula.

St Francis Xavier’s Church still serves as a Catholic church, with regular mass services being held.

Church of St Francis Xavier’s, 12, Jalan Banda Kaba, 75000 Malacca, Melaka

Church of St Francis Xavier’s, 12, Jalan Banda Kaba, 75000 Malacca, Melaka

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