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King Richard III To Be Honored With Burial In Raised Tomb
2013-07-29 09:46:29

The remains of King Richard III, which were unearthed in a car park in Leicester, UK last September, and found to be hastily buried in an unmarked grave with neither shroud nor coffin, will be reburied with honor beneath a raised tomb within a specially-created area in the Leicester Cathedral.

2009-04-20 13:00:00

Sunday, April 26, 2009 at 4:00 p.m., Washington National Cathedral Canterbury Cathedral Choir, England, David Flood, director of music Choir of Saint Thomas Church, New York, John Scott, director of music Washington National Cathedral Choir, Michael McCarthy, director of music WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From three of the world's most famous cathedrals and churches, this year's British Choir Festival features some of the most glorious choral music in the western world.

2008-09-12 03:00:06

By Anderson, Ross It is my dearest wish no longer to speak of art, rather, that we, those of us who concern ourselves with the field, had the right to call ourselves craftsmen. It is therefore understandable that we came to give our building the name Dombauhutte.

2008-08-04 12:00:44

THE vastness of York Minster has been captured on film using a pioneering photo-montage process which aims to provide visitors with a new perspective on the magnificent building. Conventional photography of the interior can only convey its beauty in rectangular frames.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.