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Holy Father Patrick, pray for us


« on: September 26, 2010, 06:34:50 AM »


To mark the forefeast of the Exaltation of the Cross ~~
 
From the golden centuries when Ireland was Orthodox and church art
flourished abundantly. Bishops had their own personal craftsmen.
 
A beautifully-illustrated article on the Tully Lough Cross.
 
The cross is an 8th-or 9th-century Irish altar cross
 
It was recovered from a lake in County Roscommon in the 1980s.

http://brigid-undertheoak.blogspot.com/2010/09/tully-lough-cross.html
 
 
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