After a time the brigade was halted in the cathedral
light of a forest.
On his return to the cathedral
, D'Artagnan saw Bazin, who was conversing with the sacristan.
It is full of suggestiveness, and, in its way, is as good as a cathedral
The next difficulty occurred in the steeple, which Richard had modelled after one of the smaller of those spires that adorn the great London cathedral
But a great cathedral
offers a very various hospitality, and Newman sat in his place, because while he was there he was out of the world.
In the valley beneath lay the city they had just left, its more prominent buildings showing as in an isometric drawing--among them the broad cathedral
tower, with its Norman windows and immense length of aisle and nave, the spires of St Thomas's, the pinnacled tower of the College, and, more to the right, the tower and gables of the ancient hospice, where to this day the pilgrim may receive his dole of bread and ale.
We visited a Jesuit cathedral
nearly two hundred years old and found in it a piece of the veritable cross upon which our Saviour was crucified.
Let the reader picture to himself the hall of the vastest cathedral
he ever stood in, windowless indeed, but dimly lighted from above, presumably by shafts connected with the outer air and driven in the roof, which arched away a hundred feet above our heads, and he will get some idea of the size of the enormous cave in which we found ourselves, with the difference that this cathedral
designed by nature was loftier and wider than any built by man.
She had a flat in Westminster, overlooking the unfinished cathedral
, and because we lived in the same neighbourhood we felt friendly disposed to one another.
And what we here say of the façade must be said of the entire church; and what we say of the cathedral
church of Paris, must be said of all the churches of Christendom in the Middle Ages.
The school was small as public schools go, there were not more than two hundred boarders; and it was difficult for it to grow larger, for it was huddled up against the Cathedral
; the precincts, with the exception of a house in which some of the masters lodged, were occupied by the cathedral
clergy; and there was no more room for building.
Down below, the little town could be seen with its white, red-roofed houses, its cathedral
, and its bridge, on both sides of which streamed jostling masses of Russian troops.