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Witley Parish Church has ten stained glass windows of which nine depict scenes from the New Testament; The Annunciation, The Visitation, The Adoration of the Shepherds, The Adoration of the Magi, The Baptism of Christ, After the Resurrection; the miraculous catch of fish, The Resurrection, Peter and John healing a cripple and The Supper at [...]

7 Comments CherryPie on Oct 3rd 2012

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…whilst a lady with an alabaster jar washes his feet.

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 27th 2012

It was rather dark inside the Basilique Saint-Nazaire-et-Saint-Celse which meant that the only photos I managed to take were of the two magnificent rose windows.
As I entered the church I heard some beautiful choral music from a male quartet. It was all too brief but it has left a lasting memory…

6 Comments CherryPie on Jul 7th 2012

16 Comments CherryPie on Dec 26th 2011

GLORY TO GOD IN THE HIGHEST AND ON EARTH PEACE GOODWILL TOWARDS MEN

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22 Comments CherryPie on Dec 16th 2011

The Chapter House roof was constructed in approximately 1285.  This model of the roof shows the elaborate construction that is involved:

Above your head is the central boss with the lamb and flag.  It is fixed at the bottom of the king post which rises to the apex of the roof.  Now look for this boss [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Dec 15th 2011

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