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National Cathedral To Perform Same-Sex Weddings

A landmark church opens its door to same-sex marriage.

01/09/2013

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

Religious Leaders Call For End To Gun Violence

Religious leaders representing a broad range of faiths are gathering at Washington National Cathedral to remember the lives lost in the Connecticut school shooting and to call for an end to gun violence.

12/21/2012

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National Cathedral Dean To Advocate Gun Control

The dean of Washington National Cathedral will call for stricter gun control during his sermons Sunday.

12/15/2012

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DC Cathedral To Mark 9/11 With Prayers For Healing

Washington National Cathedral plans to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with prayers at its regularly scheduled services that day, rather than hold a larger commemoration event.

09/07/2012

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National Cathedral Gets $5 Million For Restoration

The Washington National Cathedral has received a $5 million gift from the Lilly Endowment Inc. for restoration of damage caused by last year’s 5.8-magnitude earthquake.

08/23/2012

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National Cathedral To Install Statue Of Rosa Parks

Washington National Cathedral is preparing to dedicate a new carving of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks in a section of the church devoted to human rights.

05/08/2012

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National Cathedral In D.C. Restarts Gargoyle Tours

Washington National Cathedral will be offering tours of its unique stone carvings for the first time since the building was damaged by an earthquake last year.

04/26/2012

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

Turn Out The Lights For Earth Hour

Washington’s National Cathedral is among the landmarks across the globe that plan to turn out their lights for Earth Hour.

03/30/2012

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Series Of Events Planned At Reopened Cathedral

The Washington National Cathedral is open again, and a number of events are being held at the
earthquake-damaged building.

11/14/2011

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

National Cathedral Holds First Service Since Quake

Washington’s National Cathedral held its first public worship service since it was damaged in an August earthquake.

11/13/2011

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

National Cathedral Reopens With Consecration

A new bishop has been consecrated at the Washington National Cathedral — the first event at the cathedral since it was damaged by an earthquake in August.

11/12/2011

(AP Photo/Lawrence Jackson)

Stonework Being Removed From National Cathedral

Engineers are removing parts of a pinnacle at the top of the Washington National Cathedral that were damaged by the August earthquake.

10/13/2011

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