How To Use Chantry In A Sentence

  • They too had social selves, identities which ranged far outside church or chantry.
  • The village is named after St Wrw, whose remains are said to be buried in the chantry chapel in the churchyard.
  • Although apparently the last of the churches built at Maldon, it became the principal church of the town; Robert Darcy established a chantry there.
  • Joseph Elianore obtained royal licence in 1338 to found a chantry there which during the 1340s he endowed with numerous lands and rents.
  • His body rests in the King George VI Memorial Chapel, a small chantry chapel adjoining the north choir aisle and only completed in 1969.
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  • The now ruined Spofforth Castle was the base he established in the area and would have had a chantry chapel for private family worship.
  • The now ruined Spofforth Castle was the base he established in the area and would have had a chantry chapel for private family worship.
  • Between the chancel and the chantry is the large tomb covering the remains of Thomas Fiennes, second Lord Highways & Byways in Sussex
  • The chantry schools were similar in character to the cathedral and canonicate schools. The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 13: Revelation-Stock
  • His body rests in the King George VI Memorial Chapel, a small chantry chapel adjoining the north choir aisle and only completed in 1969.
  • That these various provisions for the education not only of the clergy but also of the laity -- monastic schools, cathedral schools, canonicate schools, chantry schools, guild schools, hospital schools, city schools, and special educational institutions -- met the educational needs of the times, and were adequate as far as the circumstances of the times would allow, is the verdict of all historians who view without prejudice the educational career of the Catholic Church. The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 13: Revelation-Stock
  • A little Green Man on the high frieze of the fourteenth-century chantry chapel of Edward le Despenser, in Tewkesbury Abbey, faces the south choir aisle.
  • On other parts of the ceiling are the arms of Bishop Audley and those of the Deanery as well as a shield bearing the letters R.I. The upper part of the chantry, which is divided from the Lady Chapel by the top of the screen which serves as a kind of rail, may have been used as an oratory; but no remains of an altar have been found. Bell’s Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Hereford, A Description Of Its Fabric And A Brief History Of The Episcopal See
  • Two candles were burning on the altar of the King's chantry throughout Margaret's funeral service.
  • It may have been a chantry chapel, where Masses would have been said for the soul of Queen Eleanor, wife of Edward I. Bedlam
  • Wills often included arrangements for trustees to take income from property in order to build a chantry chapel and to make charitable gifts such as almshouses, schools, church buildings, and even bridges to the community.
  • Priests received a fee to celebrate a memorial mass in the chantry and further alms were given to those who attended the service.
  • In the eastern aisles of each arm of the transept there were three chantry chapels, whose piscinae remain. Yorkshire
  • Private devotion and preparation for death were the greatest stimuli to patronage as chantry chapels, founded for prayers for the dead, proliferated together with tombs and books for prayer and meditation.
  • Instead, Denton diverted his funds to endow a chantry. Bedlam
  • In the square formed by the cloisters is the Chantry Chapel, built in 1420, converted into the library after Edward VI. had forbidden its use as a chapel, and now used once more as a chapel for the junior scholars. Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Winchester A Description of Its Fabric and a Brief History of the Episcopal See
  • I painted a flowery glen in the Tyrol (dearie me, but thae flowers cost me a fortune in blue paint), and it was coft for the Chantry A Holiday in the Happy Valley with Pen and Pencil
  • He wanted a chantry founded at the school so that schoolboys could sing masses daily to speed his soul to heaven—a practice that had been outlawed the previous decade, but which under Mary was now legal again. Storyteller
  • Chantry houses tend to resemble community hangouts , jam-session rooms or fraternity houses more than magical workplaces, and they're often inhabited by several Cultists and a handful of Sleepers.
  • There are within it two piscinae and two aumbries at different levels, indicating, no doubt, an alteration of level in the altar itself during the period that this chantry was in use. Bell's Cathedrals: A Short Account of Romsey Abbey A Description of the Fabric and Notes on the History of the Convent of Ss. Mary & Ethelfleda
  • At the same time, a chantry was established, served by five priests, who soon afterwards assumed full control of the church.
  • Well-endowed chantries were able to employ specific chantry priests, and to provide a chantry chapel, whether free standing or by screening off a section of a church aisle, where their duties could be performed.
  • The nearest public conveniences in Chantry Lane do not have any disabled facilities.
  • The Church has done this for centuries (think of chantry chapels, endowments, etc.) and we never bat an eyelash. Anglican Church of Canada is hawking the silverware « Anglican Samizdat
  • During the wanton demolition of the Beauchamp chantry, where, "in marble tumbes," with his father and mother on either hand, the remains of Bishop Beauchamp had been unmolested for over three hundred years, his own tomb was "mislaid" and never recovered. Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Salisbury A Description of its Fabric and a Brief History of the See of Sarum
  • The stained windows, which form an interesting collection of arms and legends, are in memory of Archbishop Musgrave, once Bishop of Hereford, to whom there is also another window by Warrington in the wall of the aisle above the chantry, which is only 11 feet in height. Bell’s Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Hereford, A Description Of Its Fabric And A Brief History Of The Episcopal See
  • Even more important is the testimony of the fifteenth-century Warwick chantry priest John Rous, who died in 1491.
  • The warehouse, which includes a watermill and a chantry chapel, won the grant under the Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme.
  • He made the astonishing gates and suite of door furniture for Edward IV's chantry at St George's Chapel, Windsor, between 1477 and 1484.
  • The chantry was a foundation with endowment, the proceeds of which went to one or more priests carrying the obligation of singing or saying Mass at stated times, or daily, for the soul of the endower, or for the souls of persons named by him. The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 13: Revelation-Stock
  • The mixture of this late Jacobian work with the old work of the chantry is very curious, and can be traced all over what remains of it. Notes and Queries, Number 180, April 9, 1853 A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men, Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc
  • An elaborate version, with four arches surmounted by an orb, is found on Henry V's chantry at Westminster Abbey, in fifteenth century English manuscripts, and on the pilgrim badges made for the putative saint, Henry VI.
  • The leaders of society endowed chantry priests, who were permanently employed to say a daily mass for the soul of the chantry founder and his or her relations.
  • Henry VIII had ordered "every of you that be parsons, vicars, curates and also chantry priests and stipendiaries to ... teach and bring up in learning the best you can all such children of your parishioners as shall come to you, or at least teach them to read English. The Age of the Reformation
  • Strictly speaking, the chantry is the endowment, and in some cases it was attached to an existing chapel in which other Masses were commonly celebrated. The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 3: Brownson-Clairvaux
  • His chantry, which is on the south side of the nave, and occupies two bays of the aisle, was arranged by him before his death, and its richness is inversely proportionate to the degradation of his character. Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Norwich A Description of Its Fabric and A Brief History of the Episcopal See
  • The wealthy sometimes arranged for personal anniversary rites and chantry prayers to be conducted in perpetuity, while ordinary parishioners were remembered collectively on the feast of All Souls.
  • Cathedrals and other large churches contained numerous chantry priests, and the need to provide them with chapels and altars for mass was one of the reasons why so many churches were rebuilt on a larger scale during the later Middle Ages.

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