18 March 2010

Church Photo in Lieu of Attendance

Cathedral St. John the Baptist, Broad st., Charleston, S.C.

Here's the church, and here's the steeple. Open the door and see all the people....

There should be laws against cool things being deliberately scheduled during my work day. Last week cranes lifted a giant cross up off the ground and dropped it down to create this steeple. You'd think if the church went without a steeple for a century they could have waited until I was there with my camera.

Luckily the church web site has the video. What a grand sight!
120 Years later, church gets steeple: CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – The mother Church for the Diocese of Charleston finally has its steeple. On Monday, the new steeple was raised at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on Broad Street, more than 120 years after the cornerstone was laid…