Tag Archives: #Christ Church Cathedral

Bridge – Dublin’s Sky-way!

Later today the new weekly challenge arrives… but, just before that happens I’ll play a wee copycat hand. I didn’t want to show you earlier but Dublin has its own sky-way… a bridge between monastic buildings! I’m sure virtually every … Continue reading

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History – a Dublin Glimpse

There are places in Dublin old enough to take more than one look at. Christchurch Cathedral is one tourist attraction that never fails to impress visitors. There’s much to be found in the on the net and in the travel … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – C for Christ Church Cathedral

You want history? Then Christ Church Cathedral is the place to go. The earliest record of the church being in it’s present location suggests 1030 AD. I think that may be a wee while before we were twinkles in our … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Two

OK… let’s get back to year two of the blog. The day I completed year one I mentioned to the good lady that that’s me… challenge completed. Done! As is her inimitable way… she simply suggested that I could be … Continue reading

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Endurance – WPhotoC

This week’s WP photo challenge had me thinking of quite a few options. Krista throws it open after showing an eight hundred year old Mayan ruin. So, Dublin’s Christ Church Cathedral is older than that… yep, it’s the oldest surviving … Continue reading

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Dublin Skyline… Guinness Storehouse Style!

I’ve eventually begun working my way through all the photos taken last Saturday (18 Jan) when we enjoyed a work gathering at the fantastic Dublin venue. I’ve already made it well-known that I have to return… during the day, as … Continue reading

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The Year That Was 2013

My final post of 2012 mentions my gratitude to the Living God for being able to see each and every day of that year so I’ll begin this post in the same fashion. Thank you God for another year of … Continue reading

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CWS – Dublin Street Views – Christ Church Cathedral

Churches and confessions fit well in the same sentence. OK… my confession has no real spiritual value, only that since we’ve been in Ireland we only ever been inside the Cathedral once. That was many years ago. Last Sunday’s stroll form Connolly Station down the Liffey, sorry … Continue reading

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