The earliest Christian places o worship are nou eften referred tae as chaipels, as thay war nae dedicatit biggins but rather a dedicatit chamber within a biggin. Chaipel o St Michael & St George, St Paul's Cathedral, Lunnon.

A chaipel is a releegious place o fellaeship, prayer an worship that is attached tae a lairger, eften nonreleegious institution or that is considered an extension o a primary releegious institution.