Metropolitan Cathedral

A metropolitan cathedral is a cathedral to which other cathedrals in a province are suffragan. See metropolitan bishop.

Examples of use as a proper name:

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Metropolitan Cathedral Of Athens
... The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Annunciation (Greek Καθεδρικός Ναός Ευαγγελισμού της Θεοτόκου) popularly known as the "Mētrópolis ... Construction of the Cathedral began on Christmas Day, 1842 with the laying of the cornerstone by King Otto and Queen Amalia ... Workers used marble from 72 demolished churches to build the Cathedral's immense walls ...
San Salvador - Tourism and Sites of Interest - Historic Downtown - Metropolitan Cathedral
... The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Holy Savior (Catedral Metropolitana de San Salvador) is the principal church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San ... visited by Pope John Paul II, who said that the cathedral was "intimately allied with the joys and hopes of the Salvadoran people." During his visits in 1983 and 1996, the Pope knelt and prayed before the Tomb of ... The Cathedral's site is the location of the old Temple of Santo Domingo (St ...
Augustine Harris
... by Archbishop George Beck in the crypt of the then unfinished Metropolitan Cathedral ... of the largest archdiocese in the country, and the preparations for the imminent opening of the Metropolitan Cathedral ... Harris was the principal consecrator of the Cathedral during Archbishop Beck's infirmity ...
Landmarks In Buenos Aires - Official Buildings - Metropolitan Cathedral
... The Metropolitan Cathedral (Spanish Catedral Metropolitana de Buenos Aires) is the main Catholic church in Buenos Aires ... The Cathedral of Buenos Aires was rebuilt several times since its humble origins in the 16th century ...
List Of Basilicas - Basilicas in Europe
... St Florian's Priory Basilica 1999 Austria Seckau Cathedral and Abbey Church of the Assumption 1930 Austria Sonntagberg Basilica of the Holy Trinity 1964 Austria Stams Cistercian Abbey Basilica ...

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