US News Notre-Dame: Call for funds to redevelop the interior of the cathedral

18:25  14 june  2021
18:25  14 june  2021 Source:   ouest-france.fr

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The diocese of Paris has launched a call for funds, up to € 5 to 6 million, to finance the interiors of Our Lady of Paris, which are not covered by the national subscription dedicated to its restoration.

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Mghe Michel Apepetit, Archbishop of Paris, explained to want "bring the cathedral into the 21st century, while maintaining the preservation of its own identity, in the spirit of the Christian tradition" .

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The collection of the "Cathedral Fund" carried out under the Notre-Dame Foundation, will now be devoted to this objective: a vast program of interior development that "requires a new fundraising rated for at least 5 to 6 million d 'Euros'.

Among the artists selected, several will donate their creation. Patronage will be sought. The American Foundation "Friends of Our Lady of Paris" will accompany this campaign.

The law of July 2019 on the restoration of the building strictly supervises the national subscription, which relates to the conservation and restoration of the building, ownership of the state.

267.7 million euros of donations

The Notre-Dame Foundation, chosen after the fire in April 2019 as one of the four foundations entitled to receive funds from the national subscription, raised 85.8 million euros. donations. A total of 267.7 million euros of donations were harvested for work on the monument seriously damaged by the fire of April 15, 2019.

The interior development program is entirely the responsibility of the affent, The church. The work will include to propose a new tour of the six million faithful, pilgrims and annual tourists.

Projects cover, among other things, furniture, highlighting, sound, an extension of the choir organ.

After a phase of several months devoted to the consolidation of the building, the restoration work strictly will start after the summer.

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