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Gregory the Great

Here is Saint Gregory the Great (feast day September 3rd) saying Mass. The painting is over 500 years old and was painted by Adriaen Ysenbrandt a painter in the Bruges painters’ guild. Gregory was one of the most influential popes … Continue reading

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Basil and Gregory: January 2nd

January 2nd  in Christmastide We continue to celebrate Christ’s birth – the miracle of God coming to live with us. Today is the feast of Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen On January 2, the Church honours the memory of … Continue reading

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A bellyfull of cherries

Today, 3rd September, is the Feast of St Gregory the Great, many things have been written about this great sixth century church leader and pope, who is sometimes called the Apostle to the English. He sent Augustine to convert the … Continue reading

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