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Reverend Peter Hartley – ‘A Martyr to Duty’ and ‘Victim of Charity’

Reverend Peter Hartley – ‘A Martyr to Duty’ and ‘Victim of Charity’ by Richard Barton (2020) Most of the information that we have about Peter Hartley comes from the writings … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Gloucester’s saintly Abbe Josse

More pages from the historical writings of James Newton Langston (1884-1959) In February, 1828, another French émigré priest, the Abbe Augustine Louis Josse (1763-1841), took charge of the Gloucester mission. … Continue reading

July 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Gloucestershire’s links with Ambrose Phillipps de Lisle

GLOUCESTERSHIRE’S LINKS WITH AMBROSE PHILLIPPS DE LISLE Largely extracted from the writings of James Newton Langston (1886-1959) In 1816 Abbe Bernard Giraud (or Girard), a priest of the diocese of … Continue reading

July 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Churchdown: Catholic Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour

CATHOLIC CHURCHDOWN Written in 1987 by the late Lillian Bell who died on 26th December 1997:- In the Domesday Book, the village which is the subject of this short article … Continue reading

October 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Gilbert Blount: A Victorian Architect through his diaries

|BY PHILIPPA HUNTER An overshadowed architect, seen through the pages of his diaries … For permission to use these family photographs and other images please contact btsarnia@gmail.com HIS FAMILY BACKGROUND … Continue reading

May 6, 2017 · 1 Comment

St Peter’s Church, Gloucester – in photographs

  The Roman Catholic Church of St Peter ad Vincula, Northgate Street, Gloucester  If you wish to reproduce images from this blog please contact the webmaster – btsarnia@gmail.com or otherwise … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

History of Gloucester Catholic Deanery

HOMILY PREACHED AT THE CHURCH OF ST. AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY, MATSON, BY FR. RICHARD BARTON AT A DEANERY HOLY HOUR ON 26th MAY 2013 TO MARK ‘THE YEAR OF FAITH’   … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Patrick’s Brockworth

1. St Patrick’s Brockworth by Bob Berry (1981) In recording the spread of the Catholic Faith in the outlying area of the City of Gloucester it is essential that we … Continue reading

May 19, 2016 · Leave a comment