Artwork by The Benedictine Sisters of Turvey Abbey.
Saint Bede the Venerable,
Priest and Doctor of the Church.
Feast Day 25th May.
A learned saint of the British Isles he lived,
studied and died in Northumbria and was honoured as a saint even during his
lifetime, 673 - 735. Renowned as one of the greatest scholars of the
Church he was acquainted with the philosophical principles of Aristotle. A
student of natural philosophy, astronomy, arithmetic, grammar and Church
history he wrote extensively about the Lives of the Saints and Holy
His work: History of the Christian
Churches in England is considered one of the seminal works of
Anglo-Saxon history and is considered fundamental to the English national
Bede died in 735 praying
his favourite prayer: “Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to
the Holy Spirit. As in the beginning, so now, and forever.”
Will it fit my lectern?
Frontals come with cord locks that enable you to adjust the hanging height and
width for most free-standing lecterns. Frontals hang below and tie around the
lectern’s front projection. If you are unsure whether our frontals will fit
your lectern, please contact us and we will advise you.
Important, please check before ordering:
The sloping book rest should have a front projection of at least 5cm.
Fabric, materials and production:
- 100% Polyester (natural-feel
- Fade resistant printing.
- Includes wood rods (top and
bottom) and end caps and gold effect draw cord and cord locks.
- Fire retardant: BS5867/Type
- A sample of the material can
be supplied upon request.
Allow 10–14 days from date of order.
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