Westminster Cathedral (2)

I omitted to mention that one reads the lesson from the gigantic Cosmatesque pulpit, enlarged in 1934 by L.H. Shattuck to accommodate the retinue of clerics who accompanied Cardinal Francis Bourne, the fourth Archbishop, as he preached, and that the effect of the bright lighting is that one can see nothing of the large congregation. This maybe is an advantage.

Standard

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s