Columbaria in churches – a short note

In the recent judgment Re Peel Cathedral [2021] EC Sodor 2, the Vicar General and Chancellor of the Diocese of Sodor and Man granted a faculty inter alia for the creation of a columbarium in the North Vestry of the cathedral [1] Further to his comment that the presence of a columbarium is “relatively novel in Anglicanism” [17], this post provides a brief review of columbaria, and the aspects of ecclesiastical law involved. Continue reading