Roman Catholic Church, Nativity of Mary
Muri, Sins, Switzerland
"Sins is a municipality in the district of Muri in the canton of Aargau in Switzerland. Sins has an area, as of 2009, of 20.3 square kilometers 7.8 sq mi.... 5.65 sq mi is used for agricultural purposes, while 1.37 sq mi is forested...0.75 sq mi... buildings or roads....Sins has a population (as of December 2014) of 4,216.
"From the 2000 census, 2,350 or 71.6% were Roman Catholic, while 415 or 12.6% belonged to the Swiss Reformed Church." (Link 1.)
"Historical background of the church Nativity of Mary
"The parish Sins introduces the Municipal House (originally the seat of the administration of the monastery Engelberg) and the Lower Kaplanei the historic "core" of the civic community represents.
Sanctuary and Chancel
Altar at Right of Chancel
Altar at Left of Chancel
Pulpit at Lest of Chancel
Rear of the Sanctuary
Ceiling of the Sanctuary
"The parish Sins to be an ancient parish by tales and legends and in 1245 first mentioned. But you suspected rightly that already have a 990 Mary's Church stood on this site. The original parish stretched from Risch (ZG) to Rickenbach (at Merenschwand) and included the towns Auw (incl. Rüstenschwil) Mühlau and Abtwil.