Salisbury Cathedral Close Preservation Society
The Art of Worship
Annual Lecture, 21 October 2013,
by The Rt. Revd. Nicholas Holtam
The Rt Revd Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury and Close Resident, gave a talk based on his National Gallery book ‘The Art of Worship’.
The Art of Worship: Paintings, Prayers, and Readings for Meditation represents a unique collaboration between two famous Trafalgar Square institutions: the National Gallery and the church of St Martin-in-the-Fields. In this beautifully illustrated book, the Right Reverend Nicholas Holtam – presents his favourite paintings from the National Gallery, alongside religious commentary, Bible quotations, prayers and poetry. He created this work while vicar of St Martin-in-the-Fields. First publication 2011.
The Rt Rvrd Nicholas Holtham
Bishop of Salisbury
Salisbury Cathedral: Font & East Window
Catena: Saint Jerome in his Study
Gossaert:The Adoration of the Kings
Gossaert: Adam & Eve
John Wort, Chairman SCCPS