RUMSON: A CHURCH’S EARTHLY REALM Sep 4, 2013 Stripped of its white shingles and reduced to little more than its steeple, Holy Cross Church in Rumson appeared to blend into its temporary burnt-ochre surroundings Tuesday evening. Built in 1886, the structure is in the midst of major renovations and an expansion. (Click to enlarge) Posted on September 4, 2013 at 9:04 am, filed under Architecture, Featured, Places of Worship, RUMSON and tagged church, historic, holy cross, nj, renovation, Rumson. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post. Trackbacks are closed, but you can post a comment. Email this story.