Monday, January 11, 2016

The Cathedral of Christ the Light


I had never been inside the Cathedral of Christ the Light across the street from Lake Merritt in Oakland. I decided to head over there one day and it is a beautiful and very modern. It was dedicated in 2008 and is the seat of the Bishop of Oakland:












The Cathedral of Christ the Light is a beautiful place with many beautifully done details.

29 comments:

  1. What an amazing place. Great captures.

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  2. Beautiful photos. Love the last photo of the wooden statue, it really captures the features perfectly.
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  3. What a beautiful Cathedral good photos nice and clear too :-)

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  4. Very impressive structure, and great photos.
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  5. Gorgeous photos, greeting from Belgium

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  6. Great cath├ędral;have a nice weeek.

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  7. It's so pretty. Churches and cathedrals are so pretty!

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  8. Hi from Brisbane, Australia. What a gorgeous Cathedral! :-)

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  9. Beautiful pics. of the Cathedral. I love the stained glass. St. Francis?

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  10. Wow, beautiful. I have heard of the Cathedral, but never seen inside.

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  11. Gorgeous architecture! Thanks for sharing!

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  12. Patrick, very nice cathedral! I love the stainglass windows! Thanks for stopping by and linking up with for #WW. Have a fototastic day, my friend!

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  13. WOW! Very pretty! Thanks for sharing! Never heard of this cathedral.
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  14. Looks like a beautiful mix of the modern and the traditional. Lovely.

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  15. What a great cathedral..Thanks for sharing it :)

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  16. Very impressive Cathedral and fabulous photos.

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  17. It looks beautiful on the inside! Unfortunately, the outside looks more like a space ship rather than a church. Kind of like the Cathedral in L.A.! LOL

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  18. What a beautiful place. The artistry is amazing and so detailed.

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  19. What a beautiful building - it must feel so humbling to be somewhere so sacred.

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  20. what a gorgeous church. Love all the details.

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  21. Beautiful place. Interesting the contrast of modern architecture and traditional/ancient styled art and stained glass.

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  22. Oh my gosh, did I die and go to heaven? How majestic, how magical, how beautiful, how.... darn I just can't find the proper word to use it's like you're walking through heaven... Awesome thanks for sharing.

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  23. Great job capturing the architecture in this building. Thank you for sharing with us at Sitting Among Friends on Wednesdays

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  24. Beautiful photos, beautiful church... love the architectural details!

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  25. So pretty. I love visiting beautiful old churches. I don't think this one qualifies as old, but it's still really pretty. Thanks for linking up to Tips and Tricks. Hope to see you again this week.

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