Holy Sepulchre, Canonesses Regular of the


Holy Sepulchre, Canonesses Regular of the
Holy Sepulchre, Canonesses Regular of the
Concerning the foundation there is only a tradition connecting it with St. James the Apostle and representing St. Helena as invested with the habit by St. Macanus, Bishop of Jerusalem

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