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Old July 5th, 2006, 06:43 AM   #1
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Urban Churches

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Old July 5th, 2006, 07:20 AM   #2
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The Chicago Temple, of course


Seventeenth Church of Christ


Fourth Presbyterian Church


St. James Cathedral


Holy Name Cathedral


St. Peter's Church
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Old July 9th, 2006, 09:34 AM   #3
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Old July 9th, 2006, 09:37 PM   #4
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This isn't a statement for wanting the Twins rebuilt, but both Trinity Church and St Paul's Chapel do not compare w/o them rising in back.


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Old July 10th, 2006, 12:46 AM   #5
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Seventeenth Church of Christ
Where is this church located?
Judging by your location...Chicago?

Very extraordinary
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Old July 10th, 2006, 02:35 AM   #6
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Where is this church located?
Judging by your location...Chicago?

Very extraordinary
Yes

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Old July 10th, 2006, 02:40 AM   #7
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Hamburg's main churches dominate the skyline. No skyscrapers here.
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Old July 10th, 2006, 06:15 AM   #8
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The Mormon Church is across the street from Central Plaza. It's also a fairly new building as well.

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Old July 10th, 2006, 01:44 PM   #9
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Here are some for HK

St. Joseph's Church


St. John's Cathedral
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Old July 10th, 2006, 02:54 PM   #10
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Doesn't get much more urban that this church in Osaka



Sure got me looking twice when there!
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Old July 10th, 2006, 07:18 PM   #11
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(Crappy) picture of St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City:

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The chuch of St John the Baptist is known for having the ESB as a backdrop, though this shot is outdated and the recently built Tower 31 covers most of it.

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Old October 14th, 2006, 01:34 AM   #13
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Old October 14th, 2006, 02:59 AM   #14
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There's a couple even better ones I need to get a photo of.
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Old October 15th, 2006, 02:29 AM   #15
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This church ate its urban center.

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Old October 15th, 2006, 04:38 AM   #16
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Doesn't get much more urban that this church in Osaka



Sure got me looking twice when there!
What on earth?

What's this?
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Old October 15th, 2006, 05:08 AM   #17
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Old October 15th, 2006, 05:28 AM   #18
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Some in Toronto.

St. James Cathedral



Church of the Redeemer



College Street United Church



St. Andrews Church



St. Michael's Cathedral

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Old October 15th, 2006, 12:07 PM   #19
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What on earth?

What's this?
I'm not 100% sure, but I think it's a Catholic church 100m above ground located inside a Japanese "western style" Hotel in Osaka
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Old October 15th, 2006, 03:39 PM   #20
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Hola

This is the Iglesia de La Virgen del Carmen, Panama City, Panama.

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