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

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

An informative consultant to the Cleveland area’s homes of worship The sacred landmarks of Cleveland and the encompassing quarter supply a desirable array of architectural kinds and infrequently function visible focal issues and social facilities within the area’s many ethnic groups. In A advisor to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks, writer Lloyd Ellis describes the origins of the area’s spiritual groups, outlines the background in their structures, translates their architectural types, and offers info on major inside gains. 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 steered excursions round Cuyahoga County. He describes each one constitution by way of explaining its value as a spiritual, 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 advisor to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks preserves the reminiscence of the area’s extinct or endangered non secular groups, passing the tales of previous generations to generations sooner or later. someone drawn to higher Cleveland’s architectural, non secular, and ethnic background will welcome this well-researched and richly illustrated guide.

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