Archive for the tag 'Lichfield Cathedral'

16 Comments CherryPie on Jan 5th 2018

Bishop Hedda founded Lichfield’s first cathedral in 700 to house the relics of St Chad, the Bishop of Mercia who had come as a missionary and had died in 672. In his History of the English Church and People the venerable Bede retold the life of the saint and described his shrine. The Anglo-Saxon cathedral [...]

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