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Kate hotplatekate.wordpress.comx Blogger Kate wrote to tell me that France owns Notre Dame, not the catholic church. Since that’s the case, I wanted to know if the church would pay for reconstruction.  They do not seem to be the generous … Continue reading

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How much money in INSURANCE do you think the catholic church is getting for the fire? Even if it would be enough to pay for the rebuilding they would still take money from the people.

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I am not an artist. If I had any patience at all I would have added gargoyles and golden chalices but this was done quickly because I saw a thing on Bored Panda where artists had sent in drawings of Notre Dame. They were not like this one.

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Okay, so…one last short thing…

One last thing about Notre Dame.  The “tragedy,” isn’t about a building that has fire damage.  The TRAGEDY is that we can SEE that people actually CAN take immediate ACTION, when something happens that THEY CARE ABOUT. That pretty much … Continue reading

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Wow, you can hardly tell the difference and the Rose (stained glass windows) made it, along with other icons but people continue to cry, pray and send money. Check out what is being said. From: Bored Panda

10 Hopeful Facts To Give You Hope About The Future Of Notre Dame

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These are just a FEW of the things that I think are more important than rebuilding Notre Dame…The list is incomplete and does not include pollution, corruption, violence against the gay, trans and lesbian community, poisoning of the oceans and the life in them, poisoning our own food, killing the bees and other insects/animals…and on and on…but be sure to give money to a building, because so many people seems to think the burning of the church is a real TRAGEDY.

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And here we go…

Fundraising efforts begin for Notre-Dame Agencies  Fundraising efforts have immediately begun towards rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral. The fire that devastated Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris has prompted fundraising appeals in the United States, as people horrified by the blaze began … Continue reading

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Okay, so…

Life is fleeting. We’re born into an obstacle course and we are on it until we die.  Some races are slow and some are faster than we can manage, but somehow, most of us keep going.  Even if we only … Continue reading

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My cousin called and said, “Notre Dame in Paris, is on fire.” To be honest, my first thought was: Shakespeare & Company is kitty corner, so I hope they contain the fire so the bookstore doesn’t burn. I’ve been to Notre Dame a couple of times. They’ll rebuild, most likely using money from the poor and working class, so the rich church can keep its gold. They expect donations from around the world. Everyone was worried about the statues and art but they supposedly believe that life after death is what’s important, and that everything is only here for a short time, so it’s okay to let things go, even great works of art. Right? A million things could be said about the beauty of the architecture, but it was really dark inside. It’s a huge loss and very sad. The bookstore was fine.

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Reflection of an Angel This angel was reflected on the wall inside Notre Dame.

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