Restoration of oldest Christian church in Turkey nearing completion
|The Church of Laodicea [Credit: psbible]|
The church, significant in Christian history, has an unspoiled baptismal font. Şimşek said their goal was to open the church in 2013, the 1,700th year of the Edict of Milan.
The main walls of the church have already been restored, he said.
Source: Hurriyet Daily News [December 11, 2012]
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