St. Bede - A3 Poster (STP739)
A3 laminated (encapsulated) poster.
Printed on gloss coated paper then laminated (encapsulated) for durability.
Dimensions: A3 29.7 cms x 42 cms (11 3/4" x 16 1/2").
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 Scripture.
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 identity.
died in 735 praying his favorite prayer: “Glory be to the Father, and
to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As in the beginning, so now, and
Details of the Saint's Feast day(s) is printed at the top of the poster.
Artwork by the Benedictine Sisters of Turvey Abbey.
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