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The Venerable Mary Aikenhead – March 2015

By Turtle Bunbury ‘No young lady was more in request as a partner; she was a first-rate dancer, light of step and easy of carriage in the country dance, but excelling in the minuet.’ Not the sort of words generally associated with prospective saints. And yet that is precisely how Mary Aikenhead, founder of the […]