Ganjuran

Ganjuran church was built by a Dutch people who worked manages Madukismo sugar factory. In this Ganjuran church there is a temple called the name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the name of the Church. The temple is located to the right of the church building Ganjuran.

Nuance Javanese culture used by Schmutzer founded the church complex in Ganjuran is a process of inculturation. Known as someone who believed in the Catholic religion, family Schmutzer want to revive a sense of faith in the context of Javanese culture. Schmutzer build a hospital, to help the poor, educate people who are not educated and dignity to local residents by supporting local residents to continue with implement of the culture and local traditions, though ultimately rated understanding of Christianity.

Besides being a place of worship, the church is also famous for its temple Ganjuran. The church was also used as a place of pilgrimage Catholic religion, temple Ganjuran been known since antiquity, many pilgrims come for pilgrimage and prayer. Around the left temple there is Ganjuran sacred springs that flowed into the water tap.

Ganjuran temple is always crowded by pilgrims, especially on holidays and religious holy days. Ganjuran temple is open at any time to visit, because the church complex is open 24 hours for prayer. Ganjuran is one of the places of religious pilgrimage, and many who came from various parts of Indonesia and abroad. The janitor at the church Ganjuran said that from year to year is always increasing its visitors and pilgrims can also attend mass at the Church Ganjuran.