Read about my recent adventures at St. Albans Cathedral!
On January 16th, Peter Kruschwitz, Professor of Classics at the University of Reading, visited us to lead a study day on the topic of the Latin inscriptions of St Albans Cathedral. Here is his report:
Wouldn’t it be exciting if a building as old and magnificent as the Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban could share with us some of the people and events that it has encountered during its history of almost one thousand years?
If it could tell us something about its worshippers, its visitors, and the events that took place in it?
Would we be prepared to listen? What would we want to know? What would we want to hear from a building so full of memories?
There are many ways in which one can approach an organic, ever-changing place of human activity and worship such as St Albans, of course.
A particularly exciting way…
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