double church


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double church

A church constructed in two stories, affording two places of worship, one above the other; a large hole in the floor of the upper church enables the two congregations to hear the same service.
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Reprisals have rocked northern Nigeria after a double church attack killed 21 people in the city of Zaria, Kaduna state.
His Acta Ecclesiae Mediolanensis went so far as to specify the proper width of bars of the convent grills (80) and, in architecture, fostered the double church structure designed to separate the nuns from the host and from the outside world (87, 131, 164).
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Originally conceived by Brother Elias, the double church and tomb were to be built in the shape of the tau cross, the biblical sign of salvation so dear to St.
The plan was that of a double church, with a chiesa interiore for the nuns and a chiesa esteriore for the laity, the two elements separated by a partition.