Kirchen New York
New York Churches
Auch einige sehenswerte und interessante Kirchen gibt es in New York. This means that in a city known for its architecture, the religion is not neglected.
Updown is the district, in which the so-called Biblical Garden is.
There are also some sculptures beside the "Cathedral of St. John the Devineâ.
The church, however, was never completed. It represents a mixture of Gothic and Romanesque elements. The construction started in 1892 and was due to the interruption of the start of the war in 1939 forced.
Controversy and the lack of capital were to blame, that the building was in the 90s received only half-hearted again. So it came, that the church is still only two-thirds complete.
But there are plans, according to which the construction 2050 to be ready. If this is the case, it is the largest church in the world. The space inside was the Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Cathedral of Chartres in France with enough space.
In the same part of New York is also the "Riverside Church", to the one 120 M bell belongs. In it is a 22-storey tower block built.
The church was financed by John D. Rockefeller II. and as architects were Charles Collens and Henry C.. Pelton used.
Another important church is the "St. Patrickâs Cathedralâ.
The work on the construction were 1888 completed.
As the builder was James Renwick in history.
In the vicinity of Broadway between the Church and the Rector Street is the "Trinity Church". The architectural style is neo-Gothic and the cemetery were many famous people buried here. Already in 1846 are the plans for the building came, inter alia 50 For years the tallest building in New York was.
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