Top 10 Churches

List of  top 10 Churches. These churches are not only famous for their Big Size but also for the design and architecture and these churches bring heaven down! This list provides The name of the Church with their location and the number of years it was constructed and the number of people the Church can Hold including the interior space of the Church.

10.  Cathedral of Saint Sava – Serbia 



Location: Vracar, Belgrade, Serbia

Construction: Completed in 1989

Interior Area : 87,855 square feet

Holding: 10,500 people

9.  Basilica – Cathedral of Our Lady of the Pillar – Spain



Location: Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain

Construction: 1681- 1872

Interior Area : 86,543 square feet.

Fact: the resting place of Saint James

8.  Basilica of the Holy Trinity – Portugal


Location: Fatima, Portugal

Construction: 2004 – 2007

Interior Area : 93,646 square feet.

Fact: It took only three years to build.

7.  Cathedral of Liverpool – United Kingdom



Location: Liverpool, England

Construction: 1904- 1978

Interior Area : 104,270 square feet

Holding: 5800 people

Fact: the second largest Anglican Church structure in the world.

6.  Shrine of Our Lady of Lichen – Poland



Location: Lichen Stary, Poland

Construction: 1994- 2004

Interior Area : 108,607 square feet

Fact: built entirely via donation from area believers.

5.  Cathedral of Milan – Italy



Location: Italy

Construction: 600 years

Interior Area : 109,641 square feet

Fact: the definitive Gothic church in Europe.

4.  Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine – United States


Location: United States

Construction: 1892 – 2001

Interior Area : 121,000 square feet

Fact: The largest church in the United States, the church has been nicknamed, “St. John the Unfinished”, as it is still undergoing renovation and repair.

3.  Cathedral of Seville – Spain



Location: Spain

Construction: during the 1500s

Interior Area : 124,000 square feet

Fact: It is a World Heritage Site and the burial space of Christopher Columbus.

2.  Basilica of Our Lady of Aparecida – Brazil



Location: Brazil

Construction: almost 35 years

Interior Area : 129,166 square feet

Holding: 70,000 people

Fact:  receives upwards of 10,000 visitors per year.

1.  St. Peter’s Basilica – Vatican City



Location: Vatican city

Construction: 15061626

Interior Area : 163,180 square feet

Holding: 60,000 people

Fact: St. Peter’s Basilica is the mother church of the Roman Catholic religion.  It is believed that Peter, one of the apostles, is buried below the altar.


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