Archive for the tag 'Stained Glass Windows'

…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

Info from the Cathedral Church of St Nicholas guide book:

In World War II, after the fall of Denmark and Norway in 1940, Newcastle became the home of the Danish merchant fleet. About 4,000 Danish seamen sailed from here and 1,406 gave their lives. the memorial in natural slate and stainless steel, designed in [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Apr 23rd 2013

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