Day: July 22, 2015

The Virginia Churchman, January 1977

The Virginia Churchman, January 1977

It may or may not be a representative sample, but here are some of the lines from the Virginia Churchman of January 1977. (This publication of the Diocese of Virginia is now titled The Virginia Episcopalian.) ____________________ … Before Elizabeth Taylor and John Warner married in Middleburg they went through all the standard procedures for remarriage for […]

Medieval library chains

General view of part of the Library attached to the Church of S. Wallberg at Zutphen.“Libraries in the Medieval and Renaissance Periods Figure 2” by Unknown – Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. Evidence suggests book theft was a problem in medieval times. Medieval Books blog: The least subtle but most effective way […]

Assorted links

1. What difference are women bishops making? – BBC. And first female bishop in CoE consecrated. 2. Tutu out of hospital – BBC 3. Most ancient Hebrew document since the Dead Sea Scrolls deciphered – Haaretz. And Quran Fragments, Said to Date From Time of Muhammad, Are Found in Britain – NYT. 4. A church in the […]