Every tourism destination has its own potencies. The potency of a tourism destination is very important and needs to be collected or documented to give more specific information widely. The tourism destination that has the potencies can influence public’s interest to visit the tourism object. The church of Saint Fidelis Sejiram which has been announced as tangible historical heritage in Kapuas Hulu Regency has also some specific potencies and the potencies of the church of Saint Fidelis Sejiram can be divided into some aspects such as: Continue reading “THE MOST VALUABLE HERITAGE IN FUTURE”
Few years ago, when Gereja Katolik Santo Fidelis Sejiram has been announced as historical building in Kapuas Hulu Regency by the government, Mr. Matheus Kusai (61 years old), was the first man who selected to take care of the church. He was a catechist in Dangkan Parish House before he moved to Sejiram in 1980’s and worked there. Continue reading “It’s about Gereja Katolik Santo Fidelis Sejiram”
Sejiram, which is located about 617 kilometers Northeast from Pontianak (the capital of West Kalimantan) and 119 kilometers from Putussibau (the capital of Kapuas Hulu Regency), is the capital of Seberuang Subdistrict where the site of Gereja Katolik Santo Fidelis Sejiram located.
It was in 1892, on the bank of river Seberuang, some people who are local citizen built a church. It is called the Catholic Church of Saint Fidelis Sejiram. But few years later, the church had been fired. It is known that the church had been renovated two times since it had been built. The church is the oldest building and the Christian’s pride building in Sejiram. Continue reading “The Site of Gereja Katolik Santo Fidelis Sejiram”