A Tragedy for Western Civilization
The burning of Notre Dame is a great tragedy for all Western Civilization. Construction first began on the great cathedral in 1163. Yes, that's the 12th century! If you want to see some great pictures and interesting facts, see this website.
World Magazine has a running update on their news site for what is happening now (the picture here is from the Associated Press, republished on World's website).
And Albert Mohler provides good commentary today on why the burning of Notre Dame really does matter for Western Civilization, including evangelical Christians.
- Here is another good article on the significance of the cathedral: 9 Things You Should Know about Notre Dame Cathedral