This is why church pews were invented…

Posted July 23, 2017 3:27 am by Editor

This is why church pews were invented…

In the United States we see pews as a necessary and basic part of every Catholic church. However, pews are a rather recent invention and surprisingly didn’t even originate in Catholicism. For most of Church history, worshipers stood during the celebration of Mass. There did exist a few scattered benches for the elderly to sit on…

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