The world's most beautiful churches: Georgia’s Gergeti Trinity Church
14 April, 2015
The world's most beautiful churches: Georgia’s Gergeti Trinity Church
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These places of worship - whether still in use or not - are a reminder of the will, effort - and often significant financial resources - put into the construction of churches and chapels. Whether seen as the culmination of a pilgrimage or as a more casual visit, these religious buildings are some of the world's greatest, the Telegraph reports.

Gergeti Trinity Church from the mountaineos region of Kazbegi, Georgia, was listed among the world's most
beautiful churches by the Telegraph.

“It is possibly the setting, in the green and white Caucasus mountains, below the summit of Mt Kazbegi, that makes Gergeti Trinity Church quite so magnificent. Dating from the 14th century, it has a separate bell tower, and is often used as a navigation point for trekkers, who make a three-hour mountain climb to reach it. While religious services were banned during the Soviet era, it is once again used as a place of worship,” the Telegraph informs.

Picture: AP

The list also includes. Las Lajas Sanctuary, Colombia; Borgund Stave Church, Norway; Notre Dame du Haut chapel, France; Viscri Fortified Church, Romania; Church of St George, Ethiopia; St Bartholomew's, Lake Königssee; Hallgrímskirkja, Iceland; Russian Orthodox Church of Mary Magdalene, Jerusalem; Sagrada Familia, Spain; The Church of the Transfiguration, Kizhi island, Russia; Sainte-Chapelle, Paris; St Bartholomew the Great, London; Felsenkirche, Germany; Church of Dmitry on Blood, Uglich, Russia; Church of Saint Stephanos, Iran; Church of the Nativity, West Bank; Matthias Church, Hungary; Thorncrown Chapel, USA;

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