Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Veneration of St Thomas More's relic

The veneration of the relic (hair shirt) of St Thomas More is now possible whenever Buckfast Abbey is open (almost every day of the year). His hair shirt made out of goat hair, which the saint wore while he waited for his martyrdom, has been placed in a glass case upon an altar of the abbey.

Read more here.

DAY NINE (Eve of Pentecost)