I Love Old Churches

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    Old Church At Night

    There is nothing like an old, still church at night. You can feel it, a sense of the sacred. I don't know what your idea of God is or if you even have an idea of God, but alone in a dark, old church... you never feel alone.
    MattB765 MattB765
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2013

    I love the Duomo in Milan,

    Italy. Went there every weekend for 7 years as a child and most recently visited 2 years ago. Some of the most beautiful stained glass I've ever seen and full of hidden pagan symbols. I can look at the art in cathedrals for weeks and still find something new to discover.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 20, 2015

    Took this shot a couple of years back.

    ..the church has since been rebuilt...and the trees chopped down...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    46-50
    1 Response Oct 22, 2015

    I hope to see Rosslyn Chapel someday.

    Such intricate carvings conveying a mixture of pagan and Christian themes. I could examine churches like this for days.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 18, 2015

    Not sure where I was

    when I took this....was going through some of my old shots ...and this one popped out at me...Converted it to black-and-white....What do ya think ?????
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    46-50
    Jun 22, 2015

    Peace

    I was brought up Catholic, although now, I only go to church when I have to (i.e. Christmas and Easter). I don't believe in God, Jesus (as being the son of God anyway, I'm pretty sure he was a real person), or the Holy Spirit. I don't believe in any of the rules, although ones...
    IamcalledS IamcalledS
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 13, 2013
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