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Shrine of Saint Michael Taxiarchis

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Address: 113 Hope St, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3329

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The story behind the Shrine is very moving, and a must see for somebody looking for a spiritual site in the area. The church is small, but beautiful and reminds me of the churches... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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107 reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

The story behind the Shrine is very moving, and a must see for somebody looking for a spiritual site in the area. The church is small, but beautiful and reminds me of the churches back home. It is close to the dock area of Tarpon Springs just yp the street from St. Nicholas so it is convenient, and no reason... More 

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Riverview, Florida
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I had been wanting to come here for a very long time, ever since I had read an article about the miracle that happened here and the subsequent miracles that have happened since. It was a truly moving experience, and I can't wait to come back again soon!! Please make the trip, it is completely worth it!!

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I immediately felt the presence of Divine love and power. I prayed over a candle, which I then lit to burn my prayers to St. Michael. The little chapel property is well maintained and there was a very friendly woman attending to the candles, which were $5 donation for the large and $1 for the small.

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1 Thank Ann H
Altamonte Springs, Florida
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153 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The shrine is small, has only a few rows of church pews, has no air conditioning, and no dedicated parking lot, although you can park on the street near the shrine. But what makes the shrine incredible is the story behind the inspiration of the shrine, and all of the items inside the shrine that make it beautiful (the stained... More 

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2 Thank Maketrax
Casselberry Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This little shrine is so worth the trip. Their is something about this place that I can even put into words. You truly feel gods presence . Very peaceful and amazing story behind the shrine and its beautiful. The old greek women kissed each of us and gave us a blessing.

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Tampa, Florida
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I am a parishioner at another catholic church, but I have made numerous trips to pray here. The sense of peace my heart and soul experiences is moving while I visit. . There is a back story on how the shrine was built and I recommend that all read it. I pray to our Lord and to St Michael, both... More 

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1 Thank nicolasmommy1105
Tarpon Springs, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My family went to the shrine for the first time last week since moving here 10 years ago. The old beauty of the shrine in humbling to say the least. To read of all the miracles that have taken place over the years is unbelievable. This is such a calm soothing place to go and be at peace with yourself.... More 

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1 Thank Bill C
Sarasota, Florida
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I had the privilege of visiting this shrine and was greatly impressed with the tremendous amount of peace and wonderful energy that I felt there! Fortunately, I live about 90 minutes from the shrine and plan to return there for 9 consecutive Tuesdays to complete the novena to Archangel Michael for a special request. The story of the miracle that... More 

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1 Thank Barbara K
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24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Please google the story of this Shrine and why it was built in the back yard of family home. The healings and answered prayers at this beautiful place made me take pause and realize what a blessed and sacred little place this. I personally believe in God but even if you do not believe this is a very special spiritually... More 

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2 Thank elaineb194
Palm Harbor, Florida
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Like so many of such blessed grounds there is a sense of peace and belief that all will be right with God in control...this I believe with all my heart. I live in the area and friends gave my the gift of visiting it several times and I will keep going to ask for many more healings.

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