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Church's Shape
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1- In the shape of a ship, reminding us of Noah's ark. 2- Circular in shape as eternity is, having no beginning nor end. 3- In the shape of a cross.

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On top of it are semi-circular domes that reminds us of heaven.

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The big middle dome stands on four pillars, on each pillar is drawn the icon of one of the evangelists (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John).

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