Download e-book for iPad: A Guide to Greater Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks by Lloyd H. Ellis Jr.,Eva M. Ellis

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 encircling region supply a desirable array of architectural types and sometimes function visible focal issues and social facilities within the area’s many ethnic groups. In A consultant to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks, writer Lloyd Ellis describes the origins of the area’s spiritual groups, outlines the historical past in their constructions, translates their architectural types, and offers info on major inside positive aspects. 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 urged excursions round Cuyahoga County. He describes every one constitution by way of explaining its significance as a spiritual, cultural, or architectural landmark, and accompanies each one access with an external picture. as well as serving as a connection with thriving spiritual associations, A consultant to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks preserves the reminiscence of the area’s extinct or endangered spiritual groups, passing the tales of prior generations to generations sooner or later. an individual drawn to higher Cleveland’s architectural, non secular, and ethnic heritage will welcome this well-researched and richly illustrated guide.

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