A cathedral is a church containing a 'cathedra' or seat of a bishop. It is the head church of his diocese and so is usually a particularly large and magnificent structure.
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Acceuil, Rencontre, Communaute
The UK branch of ARC provides free guided tours in European cathedals during the summer.
Belgiumview: Belgian Cathedrals
Pictures and background information about the most imporant Belgian cathedrals.
Great Buildings Online: Cathedrals
Images and information on some of the best-known European cathedrals.
St. James Cathedral, Seattle
The official site of this Catholic church includes a history of its construction 1905-7 to Renaissance-style designs by Heins and LaFarge, with bibliography.
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