• Pittsburgh Cathedral of Hope

    East Liberty Presbyterian Church Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Hope looms large over East Liberty and the greater east Pittsburgh area. It dominates the main corner of the increasingly gentrified neighborhood and houses the East Liberty Presbyterian Church. For a while I…

  • Stami Leben Glauben Evangelical Church Lörrach, Germany

    Stami: Glauben Leben Church in Lörrach, Germany Not all my church visits begin with touristy curiosity. I drove past this building on the way to the grocery store many times (my favorite discount chain Aldi is around the corner), and…

  • Bethlehem – Church of the Nativity

    As it is still technically Epiphany season in some churches, the topic of the Magi and their gift-bearing visit to the baby Jesus in Bethlehem shortly after his birth is still on my mind. I was reminded of my own…

  • St. Joseph’s in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

    St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Dushanbe, Tajikistan While studying Persian in Central Asia years ago, I found myself missing me some Christ-talk. Jesus is revered in Islam as a prophet, but not the Son of God, so Tajikistan being…

  • First United Methodist Church in Pittsburgh

    Attending services at the First United Methodist Church in Pittsburgh, PA I have walked by this place so often, it was time to finally go in and see the grandness from the inside. Also, what is Methodist actually? I couldn’t…

  • St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna’s 4th District

    My First Blog Post: St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna – Wieden The Church of St. Elisabeth sits in a lovely little square in the 4th District of Vienna, Austria. It’s three blocks from the gorgeous Belvedere Palace and Museum, and…