Plans for the Church of Divine Providence have faced a series of setbacks since its cornerstone was laid in 1791 — occupations, world wars and decades of communism
The yet-unbuilt church won a new patron in the years after communism — the Polish-born Pope John Paul II — and hopes arose that it would be built swiftly. But nearly five years into renewed construction, financial problems are thwarting completion of the massive basilica.
"If we fail to raise enough money, we will be forced to suspend the building work," said the Rev. Janusz Bodzon, vice president of a church foundation overseeing the project...
What the finished building will look like:
I suggest the following redesign: