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Throughout Minnesota's history, places of worship have served as centers of both religious and social activity. They have also been safe havens and hospitals during times of disaster and conflict, schools for early residents and forums for political discussion and activism. Although more than 150 Minnesota churches are currently listed on the National Register of Historic Places (individually and as part of historic districts), few represent faiths other than Christian denominations. This small sampling features several houses of worship recognized for their historical or architectural significance.

Places of Worship
Zoar Moravian Church
 Laketown Township, Carver County
Den Svenska Evangeliska Lutherska Christdala Forsamlingen
 Forest Township, Rice County
Church of Sts. Joseph and Mary
 Perch Lake Township, Carlton County
St. Mark's African Methodist Episcopal Church
 Duluth, St. Louis County
Sts. Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church
 Rauch, Koochiching County
Church of the Sacred Heart
 Heron Lake, Jackson County

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