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Anglo-Saxon Conversion: Part 1 – ‘They have robbed Us of the Old Religion’

SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 UNDERLYNDENCHURCH Part 1: ‘They Have Robbed Us of the Old Religion’ ‘All these Changes – How shall we Cope?’ This is neither a conventional history piece nor fiction but a construct of both. As a former speech and report writer and an Anglo-Saxon nerd for decades, I try to present complex matters clearly and imaginatively […]


DANCE STUDIO Lindsay Jacob, Speech Writer, Author, Historian author Lindsay Jacob Welcome to Under Lynden Church. I have always been fascinated that the remnants of distant past lives can be discovered beneath our feet – human remains and the objects they used. I have a particular affinity with the Anglo Saxon period, once called the […]

Anglo-Saxon Sacred Landscapes – Part 1

Author – Lindsay Jacob Anglo-Saxon Sacred Landscapes – Part 1 Purifying The Temples This is the first of two articles on Anglo-Saxon sacred landscapes and what they meant to *pagans and Christians in this fascinating period of English history. It involves a different way of seeing the land – not solely as a source of […]