What then is the explanation of this furore for enlargement of chancels?
One interesting feature in the planning of chancels, which has been much discussed, is worth a note.
Preaching friars made the chancels ring with tirades against them, and openly advocated296 their utter extermination.
This roused his ire not a little, and he made the chancels of Trent ring with savage tirades against the Jews.
I had my thoughts about this chancel, and thence about chancels generally which may appear in another part of my story.
But the summons of the caliph, which was read in all the chancels, had not the slightest effect.
In the east wall of Early English chancels three lancet windows, thus arranged, are frequently displayed.
Some of our chancels, however, were originally made considerably lower than the nave.
In some chancels the idea of the keel of a ship is fully carried out, the walls widening as they ascend.
When asked whether all the churches of Liverpool had their chancels in the east ends, he answered in the affirmative.