G r o t e s q u e

You may have noticed St John Chrysostom looking down on you as you enter St Chrysostom’s Church. He stands above the main door looking out on the parish.

But what about our little friend in the photograph here. (Is he related to the Protestant Gremlin that gets in our way from time to time 🙂 )

This chap looks down on us too but from a different part of the church to St John Chrysostom. Have you seen him?

 

Such a fun creature is called a Grotesque or a Chimera.

Any suggestions for a name?

Do post your suggestions, (by using the leave a comment below) and if you can please give your reason..

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St Chrysostom’s is an Anglican (Church of England) parish church in Manchester. We’re an inclusive, diverse and welcoming faith community where people of differing backgrounds make friends. Find our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/2364267899/
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3 Responses to G r o t e s q u e

  1. S. O. Crates says:

    My vote is Friedrich. As in Friedrich Nietzsche. I think the little chap looks pretty devious and i think there’s the hint of a handlebar moustache, or is that just me?

  2. James Morgan says:

    I would call him:
    “Grimbsy”

    Rdr. James

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