Holy Name Manchester

Bernard Vaughan was born in 1847 to a prominent recusant family in Herefordshire.  Five of his eight brothers were also ordained, including Herbert Vaughan, later Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster.  At Stonyhurst he developed a talent for acting, and became a Jesuit in 1866.  He spent 20 years at Holy Name Church in Manchester serving in a number of roles and significantly beautifying the church.  In 1895 he gained fame through delivering a series of popular but...

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