Places Of Worship


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Places Of Worship

  1. 1. Places of Worship By: Rosalind Penny 7H
  2. 2. St. John’s Cathedral <ul><li>St. John’s Cathedral is located in Hong Kong, China </li></ul><ul><li>It was built in 1847 </li></ul><ul><li>It was built by Vincent Stanton’s </li></ul><ul><li>The Cathedral is in the shape of a cross in the Central district of Hong Kong </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>It is a declared a monument of Hong Kong </li></ul><ul><li>The cathedral in in the shape of a cross in the central district of Hong Kong </li></ul><ul><li>In world war II Japanese occupied the cathedral for 4 years </li></ul><ul><li>The Cathedral is a much used and much loved building. </li></ul>
  4. 4. St. Giles Cathedral <ul><li>St. Giles is in Edinburgh, Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>It was firstly built in 1120 </li></ul><ul><li>It was rebuilt in 1495 by John Knox </li></ul><ul><li>Born around 1514 in Scotland, John Knox played a pivotal role in the reformation of the church in Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>St. Giles is one of the most important architectural landmarks along the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, Scotland. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The Stone of Destiny's return to Scotland was held at that cathedral in 1996 </li></ul><ul><li>It has a famed crown spire it stands on the Royal Mile </li></ul><ul><li>It is between Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holy Roodhouse. </li></ul><ul><li>St. Giles is also known as the High Kirk of Edinburgh, it is the Mother Church of Scotland </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>When you walk through the doors you are entering one of the most historic and romantic buildings in Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>The cathedral has dominated the Scottish skyline for more than 500 years </li></ul><ul><li>The flying buttresses form a beautiful crown to the building that make it a loved Edinburgh landmark. </li></ul><ul><li>St Giles has a notable collection of stained glass windows and around two hundred memorials </li></ul>
  7. 7. St. Paul's Cathedral <ul><li>St. Paul’s cathedral is located in London, England </li></ul><ul><li>It was built in between 1675 & 1710 </li></ul><ul><li>The cathedral was built by Christopher Wren </li></ul><ul><li>T he first service took place here in St. Paul’s Cathedral 1697. </li></ul><ul><li>Over the centuries, St Paul’s has changed to reflect shifting tastes and attitudes. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Decoration has been added and removed </li></ul><ul><li>You can climb up in to the Whispering gallery in the dome, where a whisper at one side carries right round the dome. </li></ul><ul><li>Then up to the Stone Gallery giving a view over the city, and up to the Golden Gallery at the top of the dome. </li></ul><ul><li>and clear glass has replaced the wartime bomb damaged stained glass </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Throughout, St Paul’s has remained a busy, working church where millions have come to worship and find peace. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Thank you For Watching my Presentation The End