A Guide to Greater Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks by Lloyd H. Ellis Jr.,Eva M. Ellis PDF

By Lloyd H. Ellis Jr.,Eva M. Ellis

ISBN-10: 1606351214

ISBN-13: 9781606351215

An informative consultant to the Cleveland area’s homes of worship The sacred landmarks of Cleveland and the encompassing region supply a desirable array of architectural kinds and sometimes function visible focal issues and social facilities within the area’s many ethnic groups. In A consultant to bigger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks, writer Lloyd Ellis describes the origins of the area’s spiritual groups, outlines the background in their constructions, translates their architectural types, and offers information on major inside good points. Ellis profiles seventy-five Protestant church buildings, fifty-seven Catholic church buildings, 8 Jewish associations, 8 Orthodox church buildings, 3 Mosques, Unitarian church buildings, and a Hindu temple, and gives readers with fifteen instructed excursions round Cuyahoga County. He describes each one constitution by way of explaining its significance as a non secular, cultural, or architectural landmark, and accompanies every one access with an external picture. as well as serving as a connection with thriving non secular associations, A consultant to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks preserves the reminiscence of the area’s extinct or endangered non secular groups, passing the tales of earlier generations to generations sooner or later. somebody drawn to better Cleveland’s architectural, non secular, and ethnic background will welcome this well-researched and richly illustrated guide.

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