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Catholic Church from the Future

Posted: August 12, 2010 in News
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Think of a Catholic Church, and your average Western European will think of the Gothic structures and works of art that are sprawled over the continent.

But, have you considered what the Church of tomorrow may look like? Well, some London based architects have, in coming up with drawings for the Church of the Transfiguration, a 2000-seater church to be built in Lagos, Nigeria.

What do you think?

I was recently in Taizé, France, where I met a South Korean Catholic who was travelling Europe. He said to me, slightly confused; “In Korea, we have horrible and ugly Churches, but they are so full. In Europe, you are so luck to have beautiful Churches, but they are empty… ” 

 To see more of the plans for the Church in Lagos, click here.