Parisians find comfort in song as they pray for beloved Notre Dame Cathedral

The church - known as "Our Lady" - was built in the Middle Ages and completed in the 12th century.
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Finally, the mayor of Paris saying much of the body of the cathedral tonight appears to have been saved, and the iconic two powers, amid prayers below. Tonight, the people of Paris, the French and so many tourists, Americans among them, watching in horror and disbelief. Others praying as their national TRE shurz, their lady, notre dame, went up in flames. They drew comfort in song. The cathedral of notre dame, they call "Our lady," built in the middle ages, finished in the 12th century. It would take 200 years to complete. Images from inside tonight, reminding us of better days. The stained glass windows. Tonight, we've learned that just days before the fire, 16 copper statures, the apostles, were taken off the spire, taken away to be cleaned, saved from the fire. As tonight they pray and sing, hoping much of the cathedral will be saved, too. And we are with Paris tonight. ������������������

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