Kostel svateho Vita v Sobeslavi / okres Tabor, CZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Velicenstvo
N 49° 15.528 E 014° 43.116
33U E 479524 N 5456264
Quick Description: CS: Rimskokatolicky kostel svateho Vita ze 14. stoleti v jihoceske Sobeslavi / EN: Roman Catholic Church of Saint Vitus from 14th century in Sobeslav in southern Bohemia
Location: Jihocesky kraj, Czech Republic
Date Posted: 6/25/2012 12:24:33 PM
Waymark Code: WMEQ39
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 46

Long Description:
CS: Rimskokatolicky kostel svateho Vita byl postaven pravdepodobne v letech 1374-90, na renovovanem portalu je uveden rok 1380. Kostel je jednou z nejvyznamnejsich pamatek vrcholne ceske gotiky. Dvoulodnimu kostelu dominuje stihla bila vezicka, ktera je zalozena primo na klenbe kostelni lodi. Na konci 18. stoleti byl kostel premenen na obytnou budovu a k cirkevnim ucelum slouzi znovu od roku 1937.
Kostel nalezi k sobeslavske farnosti, ale k pravidelnym bohosluzbam neni vyuzivan. Ty se konaji v nedalekem prostornejsim kostele svateho Petra a Pavla.

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EN: The Roman Catholic Church of Saint Vitus was built probably during 1374-90. On the renovated doorway is carved year 1380. The church with two naves is one of the most significant monument of High Gothic in Bohemia. Noticeable is the white tower which is based right on the top of the church vault. At the end of 18th century the church was changed to a dwelling-house and it serves as a church again since 1937.
The church belongs to Sobeslav Parish but it is not used for regural worships. The Mass services are held in the nearby Church of Saints Peter and Paul.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Restored building not in use

Date of building construction: 1/1/1380

Dominant Architectural Style: Gothic

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Kostel sv. Petra a Pavla v Soběslavi

Diocese: Dieceze ceskobudejovicka (Diocese of Ceske Budejovice)

Address/Location:
namesti Republiky
Sobeslav, Czech Republic
392 01


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

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