The Traherne Association welcomes you to this site which celebrates and promotes the life and work of the poet and spiritual writer Thomas Traherne (c1637 - 1674).

I perceived… That Men and Women are when well understood a Principal Part of our True felicity. (Centuries of Meditations, III, 22)

Find out more about Tom Denny’s Traherne windows in The Audley Chapel of Hereford Cathedral

The Traherne Association welcomes you to this site which celebrates and promotes the life and work of the poet and spiritual writer Thomas Traherne.

Go to the Events page to find details of our annual festival and other lectures and activities and take the opportunity to watch the Jeremy Maule Lecture 2021.

Students/researchers will find lists of editions and books about Traherne under Reading Lists. They will also find material of interest on The Oxford Traherne website.

Each Jubilant Chord lists some of the many settings of Traherne's writing to music.

The site is maintained by members of The Traherne Association, which is based in Hereford.

We hope that you find our website to be both interesting and informative.

If you wish to apply for membership or membership renewal please click here

St Mary’s Church, Credenhill