Initially, Red Baron was shocked when he read in the Badische Zeitung that in the States churches are transformed into large beer bars. In Freiburg, the Luther Church situated near the complex of clinical buildings of the university was lately deconsecrated too ... to become a lecture hall for the medical faculty. The future multi-functional auditorium will have 460 seats.
|Luther Church in Freiburg (©Joergens.mi/Wikipedia)|
In Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, the Church Brew Works in Pittsburgh are housed in a former church building. While we read in Genesis 2:2, “And on the seventh day God came to the end of all his work, and on the seventh day he took his rest from all the work which he had done,” the Pittsburg brewers completed, “On the eighth-day man created beer”.
|Church naves with large stained glass windows|
are hard to make into condominiums (©Dake Kang/AP)