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After a century, the largest Catholic church in North America is finally complete

The largest Catholic church in North America is now complete. After 100 years of construction, thousands of worshippers Friday witnessed the blessing of 24 tons of Venetian glass that embellish the dome of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Called the “Trinity Dome,” the glass mosaic is the final architectural element… Read More »