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The most ancient holy well in England? Southam's Holy Well, Warwickshire

Perhaps the most ancient holy well in the country is also one of the most delightful with presently presumed 18th century and medieval features it is certainly a remarkable survival – even more remarkable since its’ splendid restoration. 1,713 more words

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A well for the love lorn and the Pixy...St. Agnes Well, Cothelstone

“the most beautiful of the Holy wells of Somerset.”

Horne (1923)

Here in this small community, consisting of a manor house, associated farm and pleasing church, is a delightful find: an ancient conical well house called… 958 more words

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Marie-Anne Blondin

Le 18 avril, l’Église du Canada célèbre la mémoire de la bienheureuse Marie-Anne Blondin, fondatrice d’une communauté religieuse féminine, la Congrégation des Sœurs de Sainte-Anne qui a d’abord été créée à Vaudreuil au Québec afin de remédier à la situation pitoyable des écoles rurales à cette époque. 13 more words

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Relics - 11 - St Mary Magdalene

Above is a reliquary showing a bone fragment (ex ossibus) of Saint Mary Magdalene, the prostitute who had seven demons cast out of her and became a penitent and the apostle to the Apostles. 25 more words

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Imperfections

Beware of becoming vexed or impatient at the faults of others, for it would be folly when you see a man falling into a ditch, to throw yourself into another to no purpose. 251 more words

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