If you’re mourning Notre Dame cathedral today, well, you’re not the only one. Here’s a story from its long history that might make you feel a little more hopeful, a story of stone heads that disappeared – and reappeared hundreds of years later. Plus: a few examples of how cathedrals are full of surprises, and not always high-minded ones.
13 Facts About Notre-Dame Cathedral (Mental Floss)
What you didn’t know about Britain’s churches and cathedrals (Telegraph UK)