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CHRISTIANITY
Britain

Cambridge Shire
Cathedral - Peterborough (Anglican)

Devon
Cathedral - Exeter (Angllcan)

Hertfordshire
Cathedral - St. Alban's (Anglican)

Kent
Cathedral - Canterbury (Anglican)

London
Cathedral - St. Paul's (Anglican)
Cathedral - Westminister (RomanCatholic)

Nottingham Shire
Cathedral -Southwell Minster (Anglican)

York
Cathedral -Yorkminster (Anglican)

Egypt
 
Cairo
Coptic & Greek Orthodox Churches
Abu Serga (St. Sergius) with Cyprt of the Holy Family
St. Barbara's Church
The Hanging Church - Coptic
St George's Church & Monastery (Greek Orthodox)

Wadi El Natrum
Deir el-Surian, Deir el-Syriani
St. Bishoy Monastery

Siani
Saint Catherine's Monastery (Greek Orthodox)


Ethiopia

Addis Ababa
Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
St. George's Cathedral 1896

Axum
Tsion Mariam (Our Lady Mary of Zion) &
Chapel of the Tablet,
Murals from Local Churches/Monasteries
Debre Liqanos Monastery & Pataleon Monastery

Bahir Dar - Lake Tana Monasteries
Azuwa Mariam  Church (Murals)
Ura Kidane Mihret, Lake Tana Monastery

Debra Lebanos
Sacred Cave, Church & Holy Place of
13th. Cen. Saint Tekle Haymanot

Gondar
Debre Birhan Selassie

Lalibella
Bet Giorgi Church (Cut rock cross church)
Other rock cut churches & interior photos


France

Chartres
Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartre Notre Dame

Normandy
Le-Mont-Saint Michel

Paris
Notre Dame Cathedral


Guatamala

Santiago de los Caballeros
Basilica de Esquipulas


India

Chennei
Shrine of St. Thoma Basilica

Italy & Vatican

Assisi
Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi
(Basilica Sancti Francisci Assisiensis)
Basilica of Saint Clare (Basilica di Santa Chiara)

Palermo, Sicily
The Cathedral

Vatican City
Papal Basilica of Saint Peter

Jordan

Bethany Beyond the Jordon
Place where St. John The Baptist (Yahya)
Baptised Jesus (Isa)
Church of St. John The Baptist (Greek Orthodox)

Mt. Nebo
Where Moses Stayed Behind & Died

King Herod's Palace
Where Yahya (St. John the Baptist)
was imprisoned & beheaded
Lebanon

Annaya
Hermitage (formerly St. Peter & Paul Church)
(St Charbel's Cave with Chapel)
St. Maron Monastery

Byblos
St. Johns Church


Malaysia

Malacca
Tamil Methodist Church

Mexico

Real de Catorce, San Lusi Potosi
Parish of the Immaculent Conception
(aka Cathedral of San Francisco Real de Catorce)


Romania

Bucharest
St. Nicholas Russian Church

Russia

Arkhangelsk Region
Alexanrow Oshevensky Monastery
Church of the Resurrection of Christ 1686-90

Barvkha
Wooden Church in Use

Chukcherma
Ruins of Wooden Log Church

Moscow
Catheral of the Annciation
Church Interior Iconostasis
St. Basil's Cathedral

Khimki
Church of Saint Cyril & Methodius

Kizhi Island
Pogast on Lake Onega


Spain 

Alba de Tormes, Salamanica
Basilica of St. Teresa of Avila

Castile & Leon
Segovia Basilica -Tomb of St.John (Juan) de la Cruz

Galacia
The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela


Syria

Bosra
Bahira's Monastery

Ezra'a
Basilica of St. George ( 515 AD)

Homs
St. Mary Om al-Zenar Church

Maalula
St. Thecla's Passage
St. Thecla's Monastery

Seidnayya
Our Lady of Seidnayya Convent

Turkey

Taksim Square, Istanbul
Hagia Triada (Holy Trinity Church)
Greek Orthodox (1880)


United States

Albuqerque
San Felipe de Neri Church (1706)

Chimayo, New Mexico
El Santuario de Chimayo
(With Hall Honoring First Americans) (1816)
Santo Nino de Atocha Church
(Part of the same complex) (1856)

Rancho de Taos
San Francisco de Asis Church (mid-late 1700's)