Sunbeams at Netley Abbey Ruins - Southampton, England A ruined late medieval monastery, the abbey was founded in 1239 for Roman Catholic monks of the austere Cistercian order. Despite being a royal abbey Netley was never rich, produced no influential scholars nor churchmen & its 300-year history was quiet. The monks were best known to their neighbours for the generous hospitality they offered. In 1536. Closed by Henry VIII during the dissolution of the monasteries & converted to a mansion…

Sunbeams at Netley Abbey Ruins - Southampton, England A ruined late medieval monastery, the abbey was founded in 1239 for Roman Catholic monks of the austere Cistercian order. Despite being a royal abbey Netley was never rich, produced no influential scho

catholic, church, dolly, door, gate, greco, latin, medieval, old, religion, roman, slider Medieval Roman Church Old Door – Slider Shot in Germany, Trier

Medieval Roman Church Old Door

catholic, church, dolly, door, gate, greco, latin, medieval, old, religion, roman, slider Medieval Roman Church Old Door – Slider Shot in Germany, Trier

Are Bones Of Apostle Peter Hidden Inside A 1,00-Year-Old Roman Church?

Are Bones Of Apostle Peter Hidden Inside A 1,00-Year-Old Roman Church?

Some of Rome’s best kept secret are these unexplored churches. Many of them are worth visiting. Here are 10 lesser known Roman churches.

10 Lesser Known Roman Churches

Some of Rome’s best kept secret are these unexplored churches. Many of them are worth visiting. Here are 10 lesser known Roman churches.

Photographer Captures the Amazingly Ornate Ceilings of Roman Churches on an Architectural Pilgrimage - My Modern Met  --  idea for tangle

Photographer Captures the Amazingly Ornate Ceilings of Roman Churches on an Architectural Pilgrimage

Basilica Sacro Cuore di Gesù a Castro Pretoria Photographer Captures the Amazingly Ornate Ceilings of Roman Churches on an Architectural Pilgrimage - My Modern Met

Whitby Abbey is a ruined Benedictine abbey overlooking the North Sea on the East Cliff above Whitby in North Yorkshire, England. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under the auspices of Henry VIII.

Whitby Abbey { North Yorkshire, England} It is a ruined Benedictine abbey overlooking the North Sea on the East Cliff above Whitby. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under the auspices of Henry VIII.

Whitby Abbey. Ruins. Benedictine abbey in North Yorkshire. Originally founded by king Oswiu in 657 AD. Double monastery of nuns and monks. It was the home of the AS poet Caedmon and, at the Synod of Whitby, king Oswiu established that the Roman Church traditions were to be followed in detriment of the Celtic ones. (the calculation of Easter and the tonsure, among others) by Hercio Dias

Benedictine abbey in North Yorkshire. Originally founded by king Oswiu in 657 AD. Double monastery of nuns and monks. It was the home of the AS poet Caedmon

Catholic Conclave: Extraordinary statues and images in a Roman church...

Catholic Conclave: Extraordinary statues and images in a Roman church...

During restoration works in the Roman church of Santa Maria in Cappella, workers have found several ancient pots that supposedly contain bone fragments from four early Christian martyrs and from four of the first popes, including St. Peter the Apostle. The inscription on the stone covering the...

During restoration works in the Roman church of Santa Maria in Cappella, workers have found several ancient pots that supposedly contain bone fragments from four early Christian martyrs and from four of the first popes, including St. Peter the Apostle. The inscription on the stone covering the...

The Sagrada Família is a large Roman Catholic church in Barcelona, designed by Catalan Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí. They offer tours and hold exhibits for tourists to look at.

The Sagrada Família is a large Roman Catholic church in Barcelona, designed by Catalan Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí.

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