The adjacent photograph of the church shews the altar (arranged for ad orientem celebrations) in a small English chancel behind a beautiful rood screen. This screen has been enriched in recent years with gilding and polychrome work and surmounted by a beautiful Rood Group of the Crucified with the Blessed Virgin and Saint John.
|The Church of S' Birinus, Oxfordshire.|
Photograph: Fr Lawrence Lew OP
semi-conical style. When wearing the chasuble, it folds up from the bottom, horizontally, rather than in the vertical drapes of a standard ample chasuble. The photographs shew the chasuble worn with an amice apparel.
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|The Church of S' Birinus, Oxfordshire|
Photograph: GothPhil (Flickr).