Baroness von Bunsen in Nuremberg - September, 1858

from Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her son George, 23 Sept. 1858, page 234:

The Sunday morning service in the unequalled Lorenz-Kirche was one of my great gratifications—a sermon worth hearing and well heard, and at the close, the Benediction pronounced in cadence from the communion-table, and distinctly audible, great as was the distance. The chorus of voices from the entire and numerous congregation had a heart-strengthening effect.
cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her son George, 23 Sept. 1858. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 1 (London, 1879), p. 234. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1393499231675 accessed: 2 December, 2021

location of experience: Nuremberg

Listeners

Baroness von Bunsen
Painting, Writer
1791-1876

Listening to

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Benediction in cadence

Experience Information

Date/Time September, 1858
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:14:30 +0000