SOURCE: Journey to Orthodoxy
Perhaps Father Stephen Weston took inspiration from the fact that Jesus was the son of a carpenter when he built Britain’s smallest church in his back garden.
Father Weston, 63, constructed St Fursey’s Orthodox Church in Norfolk with just an A-level in woodwork, earned 14 years ago, to his name. The byzantine arches of the wooden shed, which is 18ft by 13ft wide, has become a local landmark in the middle of Father Weston’s housing estate. St Fursey’s is so small the holy processions carried out during each service only take worshippers ten steps along and two steps across.
The clergyman said: