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Saint Michael

In ancient times inexplicable events were attributed to the actions of spirits, angels or demons. Traditionally, Saint Gabriel, the angel of the …

The Phoenix

The Phoenix, from The Book of Beasts: The phoenix is a bird of Arabia and is unique in all the world. It …

The Mariner’s Cross

The similarity of early ships anchors to the cross led to the development of a unique form of crucifix known as the …