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Sculpture of Sankt Goran (Saint George) & the Dragon at the Big Church (Storkyrkan) in Stockholm’s Old City (Gamla Stan)

Following on from the recent St George’s day pictures, faithful myByzantine commentator, Laura Dal from Uruguay made me aware of this amazing sculpture which I thought I should share with you. Laura writes: Tom, there is also a wonderful sculpture … Continue reading

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Saint George’s Day – Some Icons

April 23rd is St George’s day. He is the patron saint of England as well as Aragon, Catalonia, Ethiopia, Georgia, Greece, Lithuania, Palestine, Portugal, and Russia. In a recent poll, 6% of English people feared flying the flag of St George and … Continue reading

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