Episcopal Church of the Advent (Cynthiana, Kentucky)
Church of the Advent, Episcopal
Front and northern side
|Location||122 N. Walnut St., Cynthiana, Kentucky|
|Area||0.5 acres (0.20 ha)|
|Architect||Smith, Bishop Benjamin Bosworth|
|Architectural style||Gothic Revival|
|NRHP reference #||78001339|
|Added to NRHP||December 22, 1978|
It was deemed "architecturally significant as a fine adaptation of the Gothic Revival-a style traditionally deemed appropriate for churches of the Anglican Communion. Its seating capacity of eighty-five is symbolic of the religious fervor and optimism of the parish,-which recorded only eleven communicants and thirty-five Sunday School pupils at the time the cornerstone was laid. The building also attains merit through its association with the Right Reverend Benjamin Bosworth Smith, a pioneer Kentucky clergyman and educator."
The church's website can be found at https://churchoftheadvent.us.
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Daniel Kidd (July 1978). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Episcopal Church of the Advent". National Park Service. Retrieved January 23, 2018. With seven photos from 1978.
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