Archive for the tag 'Stained Glass Windows'

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 30th 2023

These stained glass windows were created by Tom Deny in 2007. The windows were inspired by Thomas Traherne and his writings.

Thomas Traherne was a priest, poet and spiritual writer. Born in Hereford in 1637, he almost certainly attended Hereford Cathedral School; this was at a time when the city was torn by civil war. After [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Sep 11th 2021

…Christian stories in glass

8 Comments CherryPie on Sep 30th 2017

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 10th 2017

People are like stained glass windows.  They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.
Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

12 Comments CherryPie on Apr 6th 2014

This is the place where prayers were offered for the soul of John Stanbury, Bishop of Hereford 1453 – 74.

14 Comments CherryPie on Jan 13th 2014

…The Percy Chantry

The Percy Chantry was built in the 15th-century and is the only part of the priory church to survive complete, although what we see today is the product of renovations. The Chantry has an intricate ceiling composed of intersecting ribs with 33 carved bosses.

19 Comments CherryPie on Nov 7th 2013

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