St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City is the world headquarters of Roman Catholicism and one of the largest churches in the world. Founded by Constantine the Great in 324, it stands over the tomb of Saint Peter the Apostle.
References & Resources
- High Renaissance Art in St. Peter's and the Vatican: An Interpretive Guide
- Basilica: The Splendor and the Scandal: Building St. Peter's
- St. Peter's in the Vatican
- National Geographic Inside the Vatican
- Inside the Vatican
- Official Website of St. Peter's Basilica Official website.
- The Churches and Catacombs of Early Christian Rome: A Comprehensive Guide
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- St. Peter's Basilica (Vatican City)
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- First Published
- October 8, 2013
- Last Updated
- April 11, 2015