christianity


Feb 25 2012

St. Therese of Lisieux in Montauk, NY

The catholic parish has been in Montauk since the 1760's. It was known as The Church of the Little Flower and later renamed St. Therese of Lisieux. The previous Tudor-style church was built in 1935 and was closed in 1995 due to the weakeness of it's structure. A new church was built in 2006.

Jun 03 2011

St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Brooklyn

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In November 1884, the Rev. James Donahoe was sent to establish the Parish of Saint Thomas of Aquinas in South Brooklyn, the 47th parish in the Brooklyn Diocese. The first Mass was celebrated November 16, 1884 in a building on 9th Street near 5th Avenue.


Jun 11 2012

St. Thomas Church, Manhattan

St Thomas Church

Saint Thomas Church, located at the corner of 53rd Street and Fifth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, New York, New York in the United States, is an Episcopal parish church of the Episcopal Diocese of New York. It is also known as Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue or as Saint Thomas Church in the City of New York and was incorporated on 9 January 1824.
The present church, a designated New York landmark, was built from 1911 to 1913, designed by a partnership of Ralph Adams Cram,

Jun 20 2011

St. Vartan Cathedral, Manhattan

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St. Vartan Cathedral (Armenian: Սբ. Վարդան տաճար) in New York City is the first cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church to be constructed in North America. It is located in New York City on the corner of Second Avenue and Thirty-forth street and was built to resemble the St. Hripsime Church in Echmiadzin. St. Vartan's was consecrated on April 28, 1968 by His Holiness Vazgen I, Catholicos of Armenia and of All Armenians.


Dec 03 2011

St. Virgilius Church in Broad Channel, Queens

St. Virgilius Roman Catholic Church in Broad Channel, Queens is a simple wooden frame building, located on Noel road. This is one of two churches in Broad Channel.

May 25 2011

Stockholm United Methodist Church in Stockholm, New Jersey

Stockholm United Methodist Church (Bethel Methodist Episcopal Church of Snufftown) is a historic church on CR 515 in Stockholm, New Jersey. It was built in 1826 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.

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Apr 21 2011

Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Brooklyn

Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Brooklyn. Image 1

The Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Sts. Constantine and Helen, more simply Sts. Constantine and Helen, Cathedral (though known by Greek Orthodox parishioners from other churches as NAK) is a Greek Orthodox cathedral church at 64 Schermerhorn Street in downtown Brooklyn, New York. It is best known for taking in parishioners from St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Manhattan, destroyed during the September 11 attacks.


Jan 27 2012

The Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church in Port Washington, NY

The Archangel Michael Church is a greek orthodox christian church in Port Washington, New York, located at Fairway Drive. The new church building is under construction.

Sep 03 2011

The Church of the Holy Trinity, Manhattan

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The origins of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church date back to October 23, 1898, when a new parish was established on the West Side between 77th street and 86th from Central Park to the Hudson River. The area known today as the Upper West Side was fairly well-developed by 1900, and it would take several years to purchase property for a church building, rectory and school. Father Michael J. Considine supervised the construction of the church complex,


Sep 03 2011

The Most Precious Blood Church, Queens

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The parish was formed in 1922. Masses are offered in Brazilian Portuguese, Croatian, Italian, Spanish and Tagalog to compliment the six English Masses, thus reflecting the diverse ethnic makeup of Astoria. They also sponsor a Purgatorial Society and hold First Friday devotions as well as regular adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. There is a parish school for children in grades kindergarten through eight.