What does belief mean to you?

What does belief mean to you?

Sir Thomas Tresham made big sacrifices for what he believed in. In the 21st century belief means many different things to different people. But what does belief mean to you?

Sir Thomas Tresham is at the heart of the Lyveden story.

What do these themes mean to the world today?
Belief, religious persecution and resistance in Elizabethan England
What do these themes mean to the world today?

Belief means something different to everyone, because we all have different experiences and ways of looking at things. Some people are brough up with religion, like Sir Thomas, and this becomes the touchstone of their concept of belief.

" My faith is the pilot light of my life; sometimes it is rather faint and sometimes it flickers badly in a sharp wind but however dim and wavering, it never goes out completely."
- Visitor - Lyveden manor
Belief means something different to all of us
To believe in something and not to live it is dishonest.
Belief means something different to all of us
" Belief is truth without evidence. We can't prove it but we know it's right and true."
- Visitor - Lyveden manor
Models of Lyveden New Bield created by one of our volunteers
Models of the New Bield, finished and unfinished
Models of Lyveden New Bield created by one of our volunteers

Tresham's belief led him to the design and creation of Lyveden, where will your beliefs lead you?

To join the discussion, why not share what belief means to you using #LookingAfterLyveden on social media.

Looking down to the manor
View of Lyveden manor from the gardens
Looking down to the manor