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|Course:||Early Christianity in Somerset|
|Tutor:||Sister Elizabeth Rees|
|Start Date:||16th July 2018|
|Fee:||£54.00 What's included?|
Somerset offers us fascinating clues about the lives of our forebears. The county is rich in Romano-British cemeteries and Christian villa sites, which show us how the Celtic church evolved. Somerset contains early monastic sites too, at Street, Glastonbury and elsewhere. Some twenty sites will be considered during the morning. In the afternoon, we will focus on sites further afield, and end by exploring some Celtic poetry.
Sister Elizabeth Rees is a Roman Catholic nun with a Master’s degree from Oxford. She has lectured in Early Christianity at Lampeter University and at Sarum Theological College. The author of eight books on Early Christianity, Elizabeth is Director of a House of Prayer in Butleigh, a village south of Glastonbury.Back to List
Dillington House is one of England's special places. A truly lovely rural surrounding in which to learn and study, to walk and think, to eat well and make new friends. Whether your interest is history, photography or visiting gardens, you'll find what you need at Dillington House. Prepare to be stimulated, intrigued and uplifted.