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Who currently owns the Crystal Cathedral?
In this regard, what is the Crystal Cathedral called now?
GARDEN GROVE, Calif – Southern California's landmark Crystal Cathedral has been given a new name as the evangelical church transforms into a Catholic church. The iconic, glass-paned megachurch founded by "Hour of Power" televangelist Robert Schuller was sold to the The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange last year.
Also Know, how much did it cost to build the Crystal Cathedral? The Catholic Church paid $57.5 million for the Crystal Cathedral. By comparison, the last building erected on the campus was the Welcome Center, which cost approximately $47 million, Neal said. The seven buildings on the campus, if built today, could cost $300 million to construct, Neal estimated.
Thereof, is the Crystal Cathedral still around?
Crystal Cathedral Ministries filed for bankruptcy in October 2010 and in February 2012 sold the building and its adjacent campus to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange for use as the diocese's new cathedral. The building, especially the interior, was renovated to accommodate the Roman Catholic liturgy.
What is the Crystal Cathedral?
Christ Cathedral, formerly named the Crystal Cathedral, is an all-glass megachurch located in Garden Grove, California. Designed by architect Philip Johnson in 1977 and completed in 1980, the building earns its name for its structure and size.