Why are so many churches built on mountains?

Posted August 7, 2017 3:48 pm by Philip Kosloski

Why are so many churches built on mountains?

Since the very beginning Christians have sought out high places for their houses of worship.What do Mont Saint-Michel, Mount Athos, St. Michael’s Mount, and Jasna Gora (Luminous Mount) all have in common? They were all built on highly elevated ground. In fact, countless Christian churches and monasteries throughout the world have been built on mountains Read More…

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