MARTYRS OF COMPIEGNE, RELICS
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
File — Box 5: Series Series 2, Folder: 99
Scope and Contents A Chronicle of Stanbrook Abbey in which the relationship between the Carmelite Martyrs and the nuns of Stanbrook Abbey is explained: "Our Mothers of Cambrai were fellow prisoners with the Martyrs at Compiegne. From their prison windows they bade them a loving farewell and witnessed their joy as they went to their martyrdom." This chronicle is written at the time of a celebration of a Triduum in thanksgiving for the beatification of the Martyrs. The Abbey has in its possession the garments of...
Dates: 1700-1990; Majority of material found in 1850-1980