Romanian Orthodox Cathedral

  Piata Sfatului 3     more than a year ago
Built in a glaring Byzantine style, this church (or rather, the portal) rather sticks out between the subdued merchants' houses on Piata Sfatului. The orthodox cathedral was built in 1896, and is worth entering for the frescoes and the impressive decorations. On Saturdays, brides and grooms wait in line outside to get married here (careful to avoid glancing at each other - bad luck) and it's usually no problem if you wander in and have a look at the crowned newly weds walking around the altar three times while a choir sings Halleluja.


Connect via social media
google sign in button
Leave a comment using your email This e-mail address is not valid
Please enter your name*

Please share your location

Enter your message*
William DeVault
Daphne, Alabama 36526
Why do Romanian Orthodox church have 3 crosses on them ???? What is the reasoning or meaning of the 3 crosses
Put our app in your pocket
This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here. AGREE