First post-compline al fresco reading session of the year. Broke my specs, but the Devil didn't ruin this first flush of summer.
I think this pigeon would have lost a few points off his licence.
St Benedict espies James II getting some sun before it goes.
A man of sorrows, who bore the iniquity of us all, and by his wounds we are healed.
Maundy Thursday calm before the liturgical exertions.
This Holy Week, in the wake of the martyrdom of the Copts in Egypt at their Palm Sunday liturgies, the shadow of the Cross looms over us even more appreciably.
Hosanna in excelsis!
Fast falls the Eventide.
Crucifix (1967) by Dame Elisabeth Frink in the house chapel, gift of the architect, Sir Frederick Gibberd.