Where is the oldest church in Mexico?

Where was the first church built in Mexico?

The first place of Christian worship in what would become Mexico was in what is now known as La Antigua, Veracruz, founded by the Spanish in 1519.

What is the oldest part in Mexico?

Cholula, the most important settlement of ancient Puebla, was established between 800 and 200 B.C. and is considered the oldest continually inhabited city in Mexico.

Where is the oldest known church?

According to the Catholic Encyclopedia the Cenacle (the site of the Last Supper) in Jerusalem was the “first Christian church.” The Dura-Europos church in Syria is the oldest surviving church building in the world, while the archaeological remains of both the Aqaba Church and the Megiddo church have been considered to …

When did Catholicism start in Mexico?

Spanish colonists introduced Roman Catholicism to Mexico in the 16th century.

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