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Notre-Dame de Fourviere, Lyon

The following photos were taken in and around the Notre-Dame Basilica (which I usually refer to as “the castle”), a beautiful building on top of the Fourviere Hill in the Old Town of Lyon. 81 more words

Photography

El Escorial

If you are ever in Madrid, you should definitely take a day trip north to El Escorial. It is a smaller city Northwest of Madrid. The train can take you there quickly, and most importantly cheaply. 226 more words

Travel

San Petronio seen from the Piazza Maggiore

San Petronio, Bologna’s most famous and impressive church. It is the sixth largest church in Europe. Its size is impressive: 132 metres long by 66 metres wide by 45 metres tall with the facade reaching a height of 51 metres. 73 more words

Places

Spiritual renewal and a church in Vinezac (Dennis Aubrey)

The medieval cartulary of the nearby Abbey of Viviers written in the 8th century refers to the existence of a church in Vinezac. The current church, at least the Romanesque portion, dates from the 12th century. 933 more words

Architecture

North Jackson touts only the second Maronite Catholic Basilica in world


NORTH JACKSON, Ohio — The National Shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon in North Jackson celebrates a major milestone Saturday.

It’s consecrated as a Minor Catholic Basilica, becoming only the second Maronite Catholic Basilica in the world. 143 more words

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North Jackson touts only the second Maronite Catholic Basilica in world


NORTH JACKSON, Ohio — The National Shrine of Our Lady of Lebanon in North Jackson celebrated a major milestone Saturday.

It was consecrated as a Minor Catholic Basilica, becoming only the second Maronite Catholic Basilica in the world. 136 more words

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