What is the second largest cathedral in the world?

What is the second largest cathedral in the world?

List
NameArea (m2)Country
Interior
St. Peter's Basilica15,160Vatican City
Basilica of Our Lady Aparecida12,000Brazil
Milan Cathedral11,700Italy

What is the largest megachurch in the world?

Yoido Full Gospel Church

Where is the biggest cathedral in America?

New York City

What is the oldest cathedral in the US?

Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis

What defines a cathedral?

A cathedral is a church that's run by a bishop; it's the principal church within a diocese, the area of land over which a bishop has jurisdiction. ... The basilicas major are the four personal churches of the pope and are in and around Rome: the Archbasilica of St. John Lateran, St. Peter's Basilica, the Basilica of St.

What is the most important church in Rome?

Churches

  • St. Peter's Basilica (Major Papal basilica)
  • Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls (Major Papal basilica)
  • Basilica of St. ...
  • Basilica of St. ...
  • Basilica of Saint Lawrence outside the Walls (Minor Papal basilica)
  • Basilica of the Holy Cross in Jerusalem (Minor basilica)
  • Sanctuary of Our Lady of Divine Love** (Shrine)

Who is responsible for the first great churches in Rome?

Constantine I.