Notre Dame could prove revealing if we let it
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Last updated 4/18/2019 at 4:59pm
Before the ever turning news cycle moves on spotlight-fashion to the next attention-consuming item, some thoughts on the April 15 fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.
First, despite early fears, a lot of the 850-year-old Gothic masterpiece of architectural, cultural and religious importance is intact and capable of being salvaged. The organ and most associated pipes are safe, along with much of the stained glass in the building, including the Rose Windows from the 13th century.
In fact, video posted on CNN Tuesday from inside the cathedral showed a lot of the interior walls containing int...