Definition of Church building
1. Noun. A place for public (especially Christian) worship. "The church was empty"
Category relationships: Church, Church Service
Specialized synonyms: Abbey, Basilica, Cathedral, Cathedral, Duomo, Kirk
Terms within: Amen Corner, Apse, Apsis, Bema, Chancel, Sanctuary, Church Tower, Lady Chapel, Narthex, Nave, Presbytery, Rood Screen, Side Chapel, Transept, Sacristy, Vestry
Generic synonyms: House Of God, House Of Prayer, House Of Worship, Place Of Worship
Derivative terms: Church, Churchly
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Literary usage of Church building
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"church building. The movement in this direction, which took place in the eleventh and twelfth centuries and culminated in the earlier years of the ..."
2. Journal of the Proceedings of the ... Annual Convention of the Protestant by Episcopal Church Diocese of Indiana. Convention, Episcopal Church (1881)
"DIOCESAN church building FUND. We recommend that the subject of a Diocesan church building fund be committed to the charge of the Diocesan Missionary Board ..."
3. The Ecclesiastical Law by Richard Burn, Robert Phillimore (1842)
"church building Acts 75. .Church in the Colonies 85..Church in the Colonies 87 . ... church building Acts 75..Addenda to Physician 78. .Marriage Acts 92. ..."