The Cathedral of Notre-Dame (meaning "Our Lady"), on the island called Île de la Cité in Paris, is shown in 1911. One of the world's finest examples of Gothic architecture, the cathedral was completed in the mid-13th century on the site of a basilica built between the 4th and 7th centuries. Notre-Dame underwent renovations over time, and would house artwork and sacred relics, including, it was said, the crown of thorns worn by Jesus Christ. … [Read more...] about Fire burns Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris
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How more robust will our rebuilding efforts be if they are inspired by something like the words of the prophet Haggai, who encouraged the rebuilding of the Jewish Temple in Jerusalem saying, 'The glory of this present house will be greater than the glory of the former house,' says the Lord Almighty. 'And in this place I will grant peace.'" … [Read more...] about Notre Dame isn’t just a cultural landmark. Remember that a church was on fire.
BuzzFeed reported how one Twitter account misrepresenting itself as CNN falsely stated that the fire was the work of terrorists. Another account, misrepresenting itself as Fox News, posted a fake quote from a Muslim congresswoman allegedly saying “they reap what they sow.” … [Read more...] about After Notre Dame, Priest Of Church Damaged By Arson Warns Against “Conspiracy Theories”
Linh Phuoc Pagoda: Completed in 1952, outside of Da Lat city, the Linh Phuoc Pagoda stands at 118 feet tall -- making it Vietnam's highest bell tower, with intricate mosaics along the facade and corridors and glass dragon sculpture crafted from thousands of broken bottles. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s top destinations featured on CNN’s photo tour
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: U.S. Supreme Court Justices (L-R) John G. Roberts, Anthony M. Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor stand before the State of the Union address by President Barack Obama on January 20, 2015 in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to address income inequality, making it easier for Americans to afford college education, and child care. (Photo by Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images) … [Read more...] about President Trump set to announce hotly anticipated US Supreme Court pick