In this page we are going to talk about the pope visit in Turkey
Pope Francis a risk taker
Pope Francis in Turkey visiting the Blue Mosque
The pope visit to the blue Mosque, this mystic place of worship or museum, was built from Sultan Ahmet, it was built between 1609-1616. The builder architect built it in a similar way to the oldest Christian church in the world Ayasofya which is built nearby.
Byzantium, Constantinople and Istanbul blue Mosque
Today this place of worship or museum is known as Istanbul Blue Mosque, so people think that it was started from the Romans; it may well be that there was something there built from the Romans, but it was built from Sultan Ahmet in 1609-1616, it was partly copied from the Roman Christian church Ayasofya. It feature also six minarets.
"In the long run, nothing can withstand reason and experience, and the contradiction religion offers to both is palpable."—Sigmund Freud[i]