Once I was a clever boy learning the arts of Oxford... is a quotation from the verses written by Bishop Richard Fleming (c.1385-1431) for his tomb in Lincoln Cathedral. Fleming, the founder of Lincoln College in Oxford, is the subject of my research for a D. Phil., and, like me, a son of the West Riding. I have remarked in the past that I have a deeply meaningful on-going relationship with a dead fifteenth century bishop... it was Fleming who, in effect, enabled me to come to Oxford and to learn its arts, and for that I am immensely grateful.

Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Plenary Indulgences for New Year

Rorate Caeli has a short post about the Plenary Indulgences you could have obtained today and can obtain tomorrow on the occasion of the New Year at Plenary Indulgence reminders: Te Deum on Dec. 31 Veni Creator on Jan. 1

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