Sunday, July 21, 2013

St. Bartholomew the Great, City of London

Saint Bartholomew the Great, in Barbican, City of London, is one of the city’s oldest churches. It was founded in 1123 as an Augustinian Priory, it has been in continuous use as a place of worship since at least 1143. It is currently an active Anglican/Episcopal Church in that part of London known as the City.






Today this church is known for its wonderful architecture, traditional formal worship, marvellous music and integral preaching. It is also famous, for appearing in many films, including Four Weddings and a Funeral, Shakespeare in Love, Amazing Grace, Elizabeth: The Golden Age and The Other Boleyn Girl.  




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