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The sound of church bells is being lost to the world.

The use of church bells became common during the Middle Ages.  They once announced the times for daily prayer, Sunday services, marriages, and funerals. 382 more words


Οι καμπάνες της Εκκλησίας: Ιστορία - εξέλιξη και συμβολισμός

Αιώνες τώρα η Εκκλησία έχει συμπεριλάβει στη λατρεία της και σ’ ό,τι επιτελείται, κάθε πρόσφορο μέσο που συντελεί είτε στην πρόσληψη του μηνύματός της από τους πιστούς, είτε στη μετάδοση των μηνυμάτων της προς αυτούς. Ένα απ’ αυτά τα μέσα είναι οι καμπάνες.


Nonsense #time

The bells are ringing in the distance,
A tolling tally of time,
The fear creeps ever near
That soon we’ll be out of time.
The trees haven’t yet grown… 72 more words

Back To The Porch

With the weather taking a turn for the better, we can finally get back to using our screened-in porch. This snug little space is one of our favorite spots in the house. 39 more words


Day 13: Hontanas to Fromista

As predicted I woke to the sound of the church bells striking 6 a.m. outside my window. As if on cue, one of the guys in my dorm room started snoring louder than I have ever heard someone snore before. 178 more words

Camino De Santiago

Day 7: Logroño to Azofra

As I started out today, I was feeling grateful, primarily to be leaving Logroño. The detritus of last night’s celebrations littered the street: cigarette butts, broken glass, vomit. 460 more words

Camino De Santiago

Foundation Skills Workshop

Many of the helpers we have at the School, whilst more than comfortable with traditional methods, are new to some of the “stepping stones” exercises that we are using to give students a thorough grounding in the foundation skills which lead to confidence and understanding when getting to grips with method ringing. 151 more words

Birmingham School Of Bellringing