Series 02: Anne Donnell diary, 29 December 1917 - 31 January 1919 - Page 155

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May 31 Friday
Spent ½ a hour in the [indecipherable].
Chapel of the Ascension.
Passing us through the busy streets of London. Enter this sanctuary for rest & silence & prayer – Let the pictured walls within speak of the past yet, ever continuing ways of God with man.
Is it nothing to you all ye that pass by? Come & rest awhile commune with your own hearts & be still – Jesus Christ the Same Yesterday and to-day & forever.

Enolia Russell Gurney through whose pious care & bonus this Chapel was rebuilt & decorated to the Glory of God.
Frederick Shields – who out of weakness was made strong & in the power of the holy spirit executes the paintings in this Chapel which he completed only 3 weeks before his

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