|Designed and built in the early 1960s, the U.S. Air Force Academy|
Chapel, set before a backdrop of he Rocky Mountain foothills,
compares favorably with some of the greatest worship architecture
man has ever conceived.
|The soaring nave of the Protestant Chapel.|
|Three chapels in one, suggesting the massive scale of the building.|
|The Protestant Chapel seats 1,200, the Catholic Chapel, 500,|
the circular Jewish Chapel, 100.
|Few churches and cathedrals are equally impressive both |
on the inside and outside. The Air Force Academy Cadet
Chapels are the exception.
|The pipe organ an choir loft hover over the narthex or|
main entrance to the Protestant Chapel.
|The chapel under construction, 1961.|