Tag Archives: Speyer

Twenty Churches in Twenty Days

We visited 20 churches on our trip to Europe last May. Here’s the breakdown by country: Switzerland 4, France 1, Germany 11, Netherlands 1, and Belgium 3. And by denomination: Roman Catholic 12, Lutheran /Evangelical 5, Presbyterian 2, Old Catholic … Continue reading

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Rhine River Cruise, Day Two: Speyer

We went on two excursions on our first day in Germany: Speyer, a small town with a huge cathedral,  in the morning and the famous old college town of Heidelberg in the afternoon. From the ship we walked through the … Continue reading

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My church is taller than yours

I always thought this “nanny, nanny who’s got the tallest building in the world” game began when New York built the Empire State Building a little bit higher than the Chrysler Building and then Chicago built the Sears (now Willis) … Continue reading

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