Chartres Cathedral

(redirected from Cathedral of Chartres)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chartres Cathedral - a Gothic cathedral in northern France; built in 13th century
Chartres - a town in northern France that is noted for its Gothic Cathedral
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Thomas parishioner, will facilitate "The Road to Jerusalem," relying on her experience in walking labyrinths and offering similar programs since the time she walked her first labyrinth at the Cathedral of Chartres, France, one of the oldest Christian labyrinths.
A Hockey B Gymnastics C Judo D Swimming QUESTION 7 - for 7 points: Which feature of the French cathedral of Chartres makes it especially significant as a major tourist attraction?
Which feature of the cathedral of Chartres in France is famous?
Much more about this book should be mentioned: its graceful linkage between the symbolism of the tree and motherhood with today's ecological concerns; the meditation on Mary's visit with Elizabeth; the poignant description of the Pieta masterpiece sculpted by the 25-year-old Michelangelo; the chapter on beauty (with appropriate reference to Hans Urs von Balthasar); the cathedral of Chartres with its magnificent buttresses; the comparison of a uterus with the architecture of Baroque churches--this list could be extended.