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Episcopal Church of All Saints 2 by Kati Q Photography
News, Sacred Places

A December tour highlights architecture, history, and changes at historic churches in and around Indianapolis’s Old Northside neighborhood.

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West Baden First Baptist Church by Lee Lewellen
African American Landmarks, News, Rehabs & Renovations, Sacred Places

A volunteer-powered renewal project helped a historic African American church in West Baden Springs reclaim its role as a house of worship.

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Jasper Grotto by Lee Lewellen
News, Sacred Places

Executed in fieldstone, concrete, even geodes, Indiana’s historic grottos still offer pilgrims a place for spiritual and emotional contemplation.

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Phanuel Lutheran Church
News, Sacred Places

After more than a century serving its congregation, Phanuel Lutheran Church is on the market in Fountain County, ready for a new owner to carry on its loving stewardship.

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St. Mary's Catholic Church, Indianapolis
News, Sacred Places

As shrinking congregations increasingly struggle to maintain aging religious properties, three central Indiana churches are working to restore and protect their historic buildings.

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Sacred Places, Saved

In transforming a historic Indianapolis church into their home, one couple gained a one-of-a-kind residence.

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News, Sacred Places, Uncategorized

When congregations shrink, they face a tough preservation challenge: figuring out how to maintain their historic houses of worship. Across the state, Indiana Landmarks is offering advice and ideas for saving these important places.

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Allen Chapel Terre Haute
African American Landmarks, News, Sacred Places

Friends of Historic Allen Chapel formed in 1997 to save Terre Haute’s oldest African American church. More than two decades later, the work is nearly done.

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Ligonier Temple
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Most recently used as a museum, the Ahavas Shalom Reform Temple on Ligonier’s Main Street is for sale, with potential as a great home or office.

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