Category Archives: St John Chrysostom

St John Chrysostom in stained glass

We are so fortunate at St Chrysostom’s in having a delightful stained glass window of St John Chrysostom in the apse of the church – above the main altar. He is next to St Athanasius, another great teacher in God’s … Continue reading

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Icons of Chrysostom

We begin a series of blog posts collecting a variety of representations of St John Chrysostom, with an emphasis on images found in churches of the Anglican Communion. No images exist from the time of the saint himself, but a … Continue reading

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St John Chrysostom – significant events

As part of our honouring of our Patron Saint around the time of his feast day, we’re posting a variety of blog posts, and facebook posts, connected with him and his patronage. We celebrate his day on September 13th (the … Continue reading

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“The saintly Mr Keble”

John Keble (1792-1866), an inspirational figure for the Church today, is commemorated in a beautiful stained glass window in St Chrysostom’s Church. He is remembered each year in the Church of England on July 14th and in some other Anglican … Continue reading

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Fourteenth Station – Jesus Laid within the Sepulchre

We adore you O Christ and we bless you Because by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world When it was evening, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who was also a disciple of Jesus. He … Continue reading

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Thirteenth Station – Jesus Taken Down from the Cross

We adore you O Christ and we bless you Because by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world When the centurion and those who were with him, keeping watch over Jesus, saw the earthquake and what took place, they … Continue reading

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Twelfth Station – Jesus by Death Redeems the World

We adore you O Christ and we bless you Because by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world When Jesus had received the vinegar, he said “It is finished”; and he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. … Continue reading

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