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Churches, Cathedrals, Temples & Mosques

Churches, Cathedrals, Temples & Mosques

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The Cathedral Church of Saint Philip is the Church of England cathedral and the seat of the Bishop of Birmingham. Built as a parish church and consecrated in 1715, St. Philip's became the cathedral of the newly formed Diocese of Birmingham in the West Midlands in 1905. St. Philip's was built in the early 18th century in the Baroque style by Thomas Archer and is located on Colmore Row, Birmingham, England.

Acerenza Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the town of Acerenza, in the province of Potenza and the region of Basilicata, Italy. The diocese was certainly established by the late 5th century, but the structure of the present Romanesque cathedral building dates from 1080, when construction was begun under archbishop Arnald of Cluny.

St. Mary's Cathedral, Hildesheim is a medieval Catholic cathedral in Hildesheim, Germany, that has been on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1985. The cathedral church was built between 1010 and 1020 in Romanesque style.

Fulda Cathedral is the former abbey church of Fulda Abbey and the burial place of Saint Boniface. Since 1752 it has also been the cathedral of the Diocese of Fulda, of which the Prince-Abbots of Fulda were created bishops.

Freiburg Minster is a cathedral of Freiburg, southwest Germany. The last duke of Zahringen had started the building around 1200 in Romanesque style, the construction continued in 1230 in Gothic style.

Essen Minster or Cathedral stands on the Burgplatz in centre of the city of Essen. It was formerly the collegiate church of Essen Abbey, founded in in about 845 by Altfrid, Bishop if Hildesheim . The present building, which was constructed after the destruction in WWII, is a Gothic hall church, built after 1275 in light-colored sandstone.

The Catholic Erfurt Cathedral is a 1200 year old church located on Cathedral Hill of Erfurt, in Thuringia, Germany. It is of the International Gothic style, and is also known as St Mary's Cathedral, and is located, uniquely, on a hillside.

Katholische Hofkirche is a Roman Catholic church designed by architect Gaetano Chiaveri from 1738 to 1751. It was commissioned by Frederick Augustus II.

St. Hedwig's Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral on the Bebelplatz in Berlin, Germany. It was built in the 18th century as the first Roman Catholic church of Prussia after the Protestant Reformation by permission of King Frederick II. It was consecrated in 1773.

St. Hedwig's Cathedral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bamberg Cathedral is a church in Bamberg, Germany, completed in the 13th century. The cathedral is a late Romanesque building with four imposing towers. It was founded in 1002 by emperor Henry II, finished in 1012 and consecrated on May 6, 1012. It was partially destroyed by fire in 1081. The new cathedral built by St. Otto of Bamberg, was consecrated in 1111, and in the 13th century received its present late-Romanesque form.

Bamberg Cathedral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Aachen Cathedral, Aachen, Germany

Washington Cathedral.

Salisbury Cathedral

St. Kevin's Kitchen ~ Glendalough, Wicklow, Ireland ~ is a nave-and-chancel church of the 12th century. It is named after St. Kevin, or Coemhghein in Irish, meaning "fair begotten" a descendant of one of the ruling families in Leinster. St Kevin studied, as a boy under the care of three holy men, Eoghan, Lochan, and Eanna. During this time he went to Glendalough and lived, we are told, "in the hollow of a tree". He later returned with a small group of monks to found a monastery where the ...

St. Mark's Basillica - Venice

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The Cathedral of Cologne.

Church of St. Francis of Assisi.

St. Fin Barre's Cathedral, Cork Ireland

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Cathedrals done right (Cologne, German)

St. Fin Barre's Cathedral, Cork Ireland

The Leaning Tower, the Cathedral, and the Baptistry, Pisa, Italy.

Milan Cathedral, Milan Italy--Construction began in 1386 and was completed in 1965.

Westminster Cathedral--Westminster, London, England--Built 1895-1903

St. Peter's Basilica from the River Tiber. Vatican City, Rome, Italy. Built in 1626.

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Matthias Church is located in Budapest, Hungary, at the heart of Buda's Castle District. It was originally built in Romanesque style in 1015. The current building was constructed in the florid late Gothic style in the second half of the 14th century and was extensively restored in the late 19th century. It was the second largest church of medieval Buda and the seventh largest church of medieval Hungarian Kingdom.