Lazarus of Jerusalem, Order of Saint


Lazarus of Jerusalem, Order of Saint
Lazarus of Jerusalem, Order of Saint
The military order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem originated in a leper hospital founded in the twelfth century by the crusaders of the Latin Kingdom

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